SIP-DEV

English and American Studies

... looks into questions such as ...

  • Is Shakespeare relevant and if so, why?
  • What comes after the Brexit?
  • What kind of different English accents are spoken in the world today and why?
  • How did 9/11 impact American literature?
  • What does the “American Dream” mean today?

Degree programmes

 

English and American Studies, Master 1 subject

Profile

Degree: Master of Arts
Start: Winter- and summer semester
Duration: 4 semesters
Classroom language: German, English

Detailed information for international applicants

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

it makes a specialisation in cultural science, literary studies or linguistics possible (e.g. by providing specific research modules).

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Cultural Science
  • Linguistics
  • Literary Studies
  • Shakespeare Studies

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,

... have:

  • excellent English skills

... enjoy:

  • languages, reading
  • studying academic literature

... struggle through:

  • a plethora of reading materials
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • English and American Studies, B.A. or similar qualifications
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in arts administration
  • in academia and research
  • in the print media
  • in the PR industry

And else?

An internship ...

is recommended.

Studying abroad ...

is recommended.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

PD Dr. Monika Müller
Building, Room: GB 5/141
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25066
Email:
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Anglistik
Building, Room: GB 6/151
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25053
Email:
Website Fachschaft

Internet

Degree programmes' website