2019 / 20
2019 / 20
English / North American Studies, Department
- Schloß, Ehrenhof West, EW 259
- 68131 Mannheim
- Phone: +49 621 181-2361
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Special features regarding teachingThe degrees courses offered includes teacher training courses, Bachelor's, Master's and doctorate programmes. The department also offers the Bachelor/Master of Arts degree "Culture and Economics" jointly with Economics (Business Administration and Economics), as well as seminars and technical language courses for the Bachelor/Master of Science degree courses in the Faculty of Business Administration. This combination of basic degree courses and those conducted in collaboration with Economics shapes the independent profile of the Mannheim English/American Studies department.
Special features regarding the international orientationThrough the "I²-International im Quadrat" project financed under the scope of the program for better study conditions and greater quality in teaching of the Federal Government and states, the Universität Mannheim strengthens the professionalisation of its internationalisation structures to qualify students for an international and cross-cultural working and activity environment. Students benefit from 1. the expansion of the exchange programme with partner universities worldwide; 2. The expansion of the guidance of and support for internationally mobile students, 3. The internationalisation of the course programme.
Common partner universities for exchangeMaynooth University, Université Laval (Québec), Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle; (Paris III), University of Waterloo, Leiden University, University of Bergen, Universitat de Barcelona, Pace University (New York), Swansea University, Queen Mary University of London
Special features regarding the equipmentFollowing extensive renovations, the majority of the meeting rooms have the most up-to-date technical fittings. Department library contents: 90,000 volumes, media institute with extensive audiovisual materials, an up-to-date language lab and media rooms for PC use.
Special features regarding research activitiesIn research, the Mannheim English/American Studies department receives particular attention for the following key areas: Multilingualism, Psycholinguistics, Language Level Diagnostics and Testing, Linguistics Supervision and Evaluation of Education Projec
Website with further information on research activitieshttps://www.phil.uni-mannheim.de/forschung/
Other special featuresAll first semester students receive intensive preparation in the accompanying orientation days at the beginning of studies. After a personal welcome by the study programme manager, the course advisers and university facilities are presented. Individual time table advice is also available.
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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