The scientific prerequisite for admission to the course of study "Lehrdiplom für Maturitätsschulen" is a Bachelor's degree in physics or an equivalent or higher scientific education, e.g. a Master's degree in physics. If a Master's degree in physics is not yet available, admission to the course requires simultaneous enrollment in the Master's program in physics. The Master's degree in physics is a prerequisite for admission to the diploma examination of the teaching diploma course.
The extent of the study achievements for physics as a 2nd subject for the teaching diploma is 90 ECTS. These are usually formed by the bachelor's minor subject for 60 ECTS and the master's minor subject for 30 ECTS. The exact composition and details of the courses can be found in the Wegleitung zum Physikstudium.