Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology
The Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology in its research focuses on the societal challenges of the present and the future.
With about 10,000 students, it is one of the largest faculties of the FAU. Its research area and its range of courses include the humanities, social sciences and the religious sciences. The guiding principles of research and teaching are language, culture, society. A specific feature of the faculty is the responsibility of all departments for teacher training. A special focus is the integration of theology and the religious sciences.
The Faculty sees its task in identifying and analyzing questions, identifying and analyzing problems and finding answers to fundamental societal challenges, connected to digitalization, globalization, as well as demographic and cultural change.