Key qualifications

Key qualifications (Schlüsselqualifikationen) is a term which refers to interdisciplinary soft skills which are necessary in many, if not most, professions.

Key qualifications cover six basic areas:

  • communication
  • arithmetic
  • information technology
  • interpersonal competency
  • learning and performance skills
  • problem-solving skills

For key-qualification classes, please see the homepage of the Centre for Applied Philosophy of Science and Key Qualifications (Zentralinstitut für Wissenschaftsreflexion und Schlüsselqualifikationen or ZiWiS) of the FAU. Similar courses are also offered by the Graduate Centre.