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German Language and Literature, Department

Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaftliche Fakultät

Universität Bayreuth

Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaftliche Fakultät
Universitätsstraße 30
D-95440 Bayreuth
Telephone: +49 921 55-3623
https://www.uni-bayreuth.de

Uni Bayreuth
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Basic information

Teaching staff at the department
14
Total number of students
530
Number of master degree students
230

Teaching in core subjects

  • German as a foreign language: 14.3%
  • Ancient German Literature: 21.4%
  • Modern Literature: 35.7%
  • Linguistics: 0%
  • Historic Linguistics: 21.4%
  • Other fields: 7.1%

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
8/14 points

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Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
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Graduations in appropriate time, master's
92.8%

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Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

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Courses offered
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Digital teaching elements
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Teaching foreign language skills
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Research orientation
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Rooms
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Library
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IT-infrastructure
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Overall study situation
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Teacher qualification

Teacher qualification students
150
Teacher qualification programmes
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Teacher qualification centre
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Teacher Qualification Monitor (in German)
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Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
none

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Priority application in the subject area or ‘Literary Studies: occupational".

Special features regarding the international orientation

Numerous international collaborations.

Special features regarding the equipment

All teaching rooms and lecture theatres are equipped with state-of-the-art projector and AV technology. The CIP computer room in the faculty offers sufficient workstations for all users.

Special features regarding research activities

BIGSAS: Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies within the context of the Excellence Initiative by the German federal government; interdisciplinary profile: "Cultural encounters and transcultural processes"

Support for founders

The University of Bayreuth supports start-ups, including through the Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, which pursues the goal of increasing innovation and supporting start-ups.

Other special features

The department is characterised by its convenient location, small seminars and lectures, an optimum staff-student ratio and an excellent academic culture of participation between students and teaching staff.

Further information on research activities

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(S) = Students' judgements

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(P) = Professors' judgements

Last Update 2022: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education