Institute of English Languages and Literatures

Summer Semester 2024

Information sessions (Summer Semester 2024)

Welcome Meeting for New Students in the B.A. English & American Studies (minor) with Dr. Klaiber
 Monday, April 8th at 10:15 AM 
 HS 036 in Brechtbau

Welcome Meeting for New Students in the B.A. Interdisciplinary American Studies (IAS) with Dr. Gijswijt
 Tuesday, April 9th at 2:15 PM
 Room 106 in Brechtbau

Welcome Meeting for Students in the M.A. American Studies with Dr. Klaiber
 Thursday, April 11th at 2:15 PM
 Room 106 in Brechtbau

Also make sure to follow our  Instagram (@american.studies.tuebingen) for daily updates and announcements. 


Courses: Summer Semester 2024

In the 2024 summer semester, the Department of American Studies offers a wide range of courses. Also, a number of courses offered by other departments are open to American Studies students. For comprehensive information on all study courses, pls see the course catalogue on alma.

Please note that this list is updated continuously; any information given here is subject to change.

Basic Module Courses

Introduction to Literary Studies (S) Dr. Isabell Klaiber
Introduction to Literary Studies (S) Dr. Carsten Schinko
Introduction to Cultural Studies (L) Prof. Dr. Christoph Reinfandt
Introduction to Cultural Studies (nur IAS) (S) Prof. Dr. Michael Butter

These courses are accompanied by a tutorial (tbd). 

Advanced Module Courses

Advanced as well as Focus Module Courses

Contemporary TV Shows (L) Prof. Dr. Michael Butter
Issues III: From the Civil War to the Second World War (L) Prof. Dr. Astrid Franke

 

Elective Curriculum

 


Enrollment Periods: English Department

First day of classes

Monday, April 15, 2024

Note: individual courses may start later. Check ALMA for start dates.

Last day of classes Saturday, July 27, 2024
Holidays

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 (Labour Day)

Thursday, May 9, 2024 (Ascension Day)
Monday, May 20 - Saturday, May 25, 2024 (Whitsun break)
Thursday, May 30 (Corpus Christi)

Registration phase I (Basic Module Linguistics;

Advanced & Focus Modules)

Monday, 26.02. - Sunday, 24.03.24

automatic place allocation: 25./26.03.24
Cancellation phase: 27.03. - 21.04.24

Registration phase II (Language & Use/Academic Writing I; MA Academic Writing; Basic Module Literary Studies (seminar & tutorial);

Tutorial Cultural Studies)

Monday, 01.04. - Wednesday, 10.04.24

automatic place allocation by: 11.04.24

Registration phase III (Lectures; Basic Module Cultural Studies (lecture & BA IAS-only seminar); KOs; SQs)

Monday, 26.02. - Sunday, 14.04.24

places will be allocated starting: 01.04.24

Cancellation phase: 15.04. - 21.04.24

Courses published in ALMA by
Please note, changes/updates to the course offer may occur after this date, but usually not after registration starts. Please check ALMA regularly!

approximately Tuesday, January 24, 2024

Late admissions

Possible only after each phase's place allocation has concluded. Check our FAQ for details on how to proceed.

Please note that this list is updated continuously; any information given here is subject to change.
Always make sure to double-check registration phases on ALMA as well. They may differ for individual courses.