Evangelische Fachhochschule Rheinland-Westfalen -
University description (as per official university website)
The mission of our university
For the work of all its members apply at the Protestant University of Applied Sciences RWL orientations, the Special School in a church-run to bring the application:
The family house has a constitutive relation to the areas of work helping professionals in the social, educational and care delivery systems, particularly those in the trusteeship of church and social welfare work. She qualified staff from these areas and provides students with opportunities to their starting point in the ethical and orienting restorative impulses of the Christian tradition have solidarity.
The family house is on a scientific basis, strengthening the ethos of science and gives their social responsibility in research and education coverage. The single-family house with its contribution to research in the social and nursing care. The practical relevance of research is an important contribution to the theory-practice transfer, and he refers the student with one. The EFH promotes dialogue between theology, humanities and social sciences with the inclusion of aesthetic dimensions.
Guided by the biblical and Reformation anthropology, we are referring in research and teaching in a human image, the critically-reflexive appropriation and development is to be understood as an offer. It addresses both the teacher and the students, all that is expected of their religious, philosophical and ethical guidelines in dialogue and articulate their reasons and practical effect will be.
The family house is looking for cooperation with religious institutions, ecumenical dialogue and academic contacts in this country and worldwide. The single-family house with its contribution to peaceful coexistence and integration of people of different backgrounds, religious beliefs and culture.
This model is itself subject to constant review and further development by the carrier, the partners and members of the family house.