2019 / 20
English / North American Studies, Department
- Universitätsstraße 10
- 78457 Konstanz
- Phone: +49 7531 88-2421
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Special features regarding teachingHigh level of student participation in teaching primarily thanks to use of seminars; High level of interdisciplinarity thanks to regular courses with teachers from other philologies as well as Aesthetics and Media Sciences. High focus on methods at all levels. The linguistic laboratories are an essential component of teaching in the department and thus contribute significantly to student training.
Special features regarding the international orientationJoint student mobility programme of the literature and linguistics departments. Own Erasmus coordination and internationalisation coordination office. The departments pursue a coordinated internationalisation strategy with the aim of developing student and lecturer mobility quantitatively and qualitatively.
Common partner universities for exchangeUniversity of Essex, GB; University of Warwick, GB; University of Sussex, GB; Royal Holloway College London, GB; St. Mary's College, GB; University College Cork, Irland; Universidad de Cádiz, Spanien; University of Technology, Sydney, Australien; University of Guelph, Kanada
Special features regarding the equipmentThe Department of Linguistics has modern, well-equipped laboratories for experimental linguistics in which corpus and computer linguistic studies, language production and language perception experiments and psycholinguistic and neurolinguistic studies can be carried out. The laboratories are an essential component of teaching in the department and thus contribute significantly to student training.
Special features regarding research activitiesIntegration of German Literature in excellence cluster 16 "Cultural Foundations of Integration"; in the field of Linguistics, the study of all basic theoretical areas of Linguistic Theory is combined with quantitative research in Experimental Linguistics
Website with further information on research activitieshttps://www.ling.uni-konstanz.de/forschung/
Other special featuresThe department of Linguistics has modern, well-equipped laboratories for experimental linguistics where corpus and computer linguistics studies, speech production and speech perception experiments, as well as psycholinguistic and neurolinguistic studies can be pursued.
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