Technische Universität Berlin
Lecturer © Felix Noak

How Does Teaching at Technische Universität Berlin Work?

Mastering digital teaching

Alexandra Schulz © Christian Kielmann

Off into the Digital World

The 2020 digital semester caught everyone off guard. Technische Universität Berlin reacted quickly. Technology for digital courses and continuing education courses was made available promptly and efficiently. Dr. Alexandra Schulz helped organize this and reports on her experiences.

Lilli Kiessling © Felix Noak

Different Than Expected

Getting to know fellow students? Attending practical courses? The digital university poses major challenges for everyone, especially first-year students. Three of them talk about the unusual start to their studies and everyday life at university.

Juri Rappsilber © Dominic Simon

“Magic dwells in each beginning”

...and also a lot of effort! Prof. Dr. Juri Rappsilber, Einstein Professor of Bioanalytics, tells of the hardships in the beginning, but also of opportunities for experimental teaching formats through digitalization.

Project laboratories - students design teaching

Four students talking © Raumcast

Discoveries in Public Space

Whether discussing ecological, design, or social aspects of public space, students are interested in urban diversity. Each semester they produce podcast episodes examining public space and urban topics and publish them on SoundCloud and Spotify.

Mission Control Center at TU Berlin © Felix Noak

Up, Up and Away with TU Berlin Satellites

TU Berlin holds a top position in satellite operation: Since 1991, it has launched 22 satellites, 14 of which are still in operation. This has been achieved with considerable help from students.

Two male students © Hector Alvarez und Carlo Schmid

Campus E-Moped

The Simson moped can be converted to an electric motor faster than you can build a cabinet. Students in the Second-Hand Mobility project laboratory proved this, making a significant contribution to a more climate-friendly environmental balance sheet for this popular vehicle.