German Language and Literature, Department
Fakultät P - Philosophische Fakultät at the Uni des Saarlandes/Saarbrücken
- Campus, Gebäude A2.2
- Postbox: 151150
- 66123 Saarbrücken
- Phone: +49 681 302-2306
Degree courses with details
- German Language and Literature (B.A.)
- German as a Foreign or Second Language (M.A.)
- German Language and Literature (M.A.)
- History of Literature, Culture and Language in the German-speaking Area (M)
- General Comparative Literature (M)
- Literature and Cultural Practice (MA)
- Theoretical Linguistics: Dynamics and Variation (M.A.)
Further information provided by the department
Special features regarding teachingPoetics lectureship: Outstanding playwrights and theatre professionals give lectures on the poetics of drama and contemporary theatre - integration of students via accompanying seminars; Regular author readings, which give students early insights into the world of literature; The Saar-Lor-Lux-Alsace literature archive gives students the opportunity to collect practical experience in the field of archiving and editorial work during their academic studies; Cooperation with museums in the field of medieval studies, tri-national Master's course, PhD track on interculturality; Excellent tutor-student ratio.
Special features regarding the international orientationUnique professorship in Francophone German Studies; tri-national Master's degree course "Literary, Cultural and Linguistic History of the German-speaking World" with the Universities of Metz and Luxembourg; projects on the literature of Lorraine and the Saar-Moselle region; colloquiums on the names of settlements and the history of settlements in Belgium, Luxembourg, Alsace, Lorraine and Burgundy; Saar-Lor-Lux-Alsace literature archive; Annual "Linguistic Junior Workshop" with the German studies department of the University of Warsaw; Many Erasmus exchange programmes; from winter semester 20/21: Double degree with Universidad de Sevilla.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsTbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University (Georgien), Université Paris Sorbonne (Frankreich), Université du Luxembourg, Sofiiski Universitet 'Sveti Kliment Ohridski' (Bulgarien), Università degli Studi di Salerno (Italien)
Special features regarding the equipmentTwo seminar rooms are fitted with interactive whiteboards; Free of charge PDF scanner for students; Internal database on German and French theatre texts on migration and refugees
Special features regarding research activitiesFit in German (support for underachieving primary school pupils); Collaborative Research Centre 1102 "Information Density and Linguistic Encoding"; Office for Austrian Literature and Culture; tuition for young people with a migration background; Rhine and
Further information on research activitieshttps://www.uni-saarland.de/fachrichtung/germanistik/forschung.html
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