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Padagogische Hochschule Karnten/ Viktor Frankl Hochschule (AT)


Pädagogische Hochschule Kärnten / Viktor Frankl Hochschule
University College of Teacher Education (UCTE)

PHKThe University College of Teacher Education Carinthia offers a scientifically founded Bachelor programme for the acquisition of a teaching license for primary schools, lower secondary schools, special schools and for bilingual schools concerning language minorities. The UCTE offers a big variety of in-service training and courses for teachers of all schools all over Carinthia.
The offered teacher training programme promotes excellence in teaching, learning and research, promotes the professionalism in the field of personality, subject and pedagogical competence and fosters the intellectual, spiritual, personal and professional development of students.
The courses of the initial academic teacher training includes human, social and natural sciences, subject studies, methodology and school practice and are based on a human world view. In the centre of attention there is the human being within the requiremet on it´s physical, psychic, spiritual and social dimension.


Rector of the UCTE
Prof. Mag. Dr. Marlies KRAINZ-DÜRR Marlies
Vice Rector for Teacher Education and Quality Management
Mag. Dr. Walter WALDNER
Vice Rector for Science and Development
Univ.-Doz. Mag. Dr. Gabriele KHAN
Chair: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Lynne CHISHOLM Lynne
Chair: Prof. Mag. Dr. Gerhard RABESNTEINER
Department for Primary School
Head of Dptm.: Prof. Mag. Dr. Erik FRANK
Department for Secondary School
Head of Dptm.: Prof. Mag. Edith ERLACHER-ZEITLINGER, MAS
Department for Vocational School
Head of Dptm.: Prof. Mag. Roland ARRICH
Department for School Development
Head of Dptm.: Prof. Dr. Michael GUTOWNIG
Competence Centre for Multilingualism and Intercultural Education
Head of Centre: Prof. Mag. Ferdinand STEFAN
Office for International Affairs
Head of Office: Mag. Dr. Pia-Maria RABENSTEINER
Training Schools
Primary School and Network Model New Middle School

Pädagogische Hochschule Kärnten / Viktor Frankl Hochschule
University College of Teacher Education
Hubertusstraße 1, A-9020 Klagenfurt, Austria
+ 43 463 508 508 888