In this course you will deal with the opportunities and dangers of political developments such as Brexit, populism, the relevance of Shakespeare and his contemporaries in his and our time, with contemporary fantasy literature, with detective novels, with the literature and culture of United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada and the United States.
Contemporary cultural phenomena such as the importance of TV series, fake news, the #BlackLivesMatter and the #MeToo debates and questions of increasing technology (in and through the media) are just as part of your study program as the question of the role of language in politics and society.
In summary: You will receive intensive practical language, literary, cultural and linguistic training. Of course, you also have the opportunity to spend part of your studies at one of our numerous partner universities in English-speaking countries. We are happy to support you with the selection and preparation.
General higher education entrance qualification or subject-related higher education entrance
qualification 1 or technical college entrance qualification or master craftsman's examination as well as comparable qualifications in professional advancement training or professionally qualified persons
The university decides on the validity of the subject binding for this course.
The course requires a good knowledge of the English language, which can be proven by the degree certificate. If this provides evidence of the foreign language for at least five years until the degree that entitles you to university entrance, the final grade, if applicable the average grade of the last two years before the university entrance qualification, must be at least 10 points (“good”).
The BA opens up many professional fields and advanced master’s courses for you, in which, in addition to language and cultural knowledge of Anglophone societies, subject-specific technological skills as well as networked thinking and communication skills are required. In addition to the team, discussion and media skills you have acquired, a six-month or full-year stay abroad will make you a competitive expert for English-speaking cultures on the international job market. This enables you to work in the fields of university, publishing, media, web technology, PR, teaching professions in business and industry, human resources, advertising, politics, trade and transport, consulting - to name a few.
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