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 Please consult our course catalogue (KVV) in LSF. 


PO 2015 students who are planning to take their last module exam please sign up for this exam at the exam colloquium on Thursday 3rd May, 5 - 5.45 in room 224 (Keplerstraße).


Self-access learning centre

The self-access learning centre is open for business. Come along and see for yourselves in A308.


Fancy going abroad?

Come to our International Stand in the course of the semester and explore our international programs in the English Department! Come by and find out more about our programs and the application process! Plus: Win amazing goodies! Looking forward to meeting and talking to you! Dates will be announced asap. Your English Department


TALE project - Teachers' Assessment Literacy Enhancement

This EU-funded project with members from Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Hungary and the UK has started on 1 September 2015. Please visit the project website or the Facebook site for further information.

Free online course on

Final conference on 12 May at the University of Cyprus, Nicosia.


The English department is proud to announce its excellent result in the nationwide research rating by the German Wissenschaftsrat (2012)!

Samira Hermenau won the Ludger-Schiffler-Preis for her dissertation (Staatsexamensarbeit) "Teaching English as a Foreign Language in art museums (2013) - find out more...
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Prof. Dr. Karin Vogt won the prize "Goldener Zugvogel" for her outstanding support of students in the ERASMUS teaching practice programmes (2013).

Raphaëlle Beecroft, M.A., won the first prize for female junior scientists at the Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg (2014) - find out more...


Going abroad for teaching practice:

Wales (ERASMUS programme) - more information; next possible dates: 2019 (deadline: 31 October 2018) - Accreditation possible for PO 2011, 2015

Dublin (ERASMUS programme) - more information; next possible dates: 2018 (deadline for applications: 30 April 2018) - Accreditation possible for PO 2011, PO 2015

England (Bristol, Norton Hill / Somerset, ERASMUS programme) - next possibe dates: 2018 (Feb to July, Bristol; deadline for applications 31 August 2018) and 2018/2019 (six months from September to March, deadline for applications: 30 April 2018; accreditation possible for PO 2011, PO 2015

Cyprus (ERASMUS programme) - for Professionalisierungspraktikum at the University of Cyprus please contact Prof. Karin Vogt anytime.

Jaén (Andalusia) (ERASMUS programme) - for more information please contact Prof. Rymarczyk.

Sekretariat für Englisch

Claudia Holweck
Raum A115 (Neubau)
Öffnungszeiten für Studierende: Mo. bis Fr. 11.00-13.00 & 13.30-15.00 Uhr
Tel.: 06221 477 - 318
Fax.: 06221 477 - 408