Department of English / Institut für Anglistik
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Teaching and research in the Department of English covers the areas of English Language and Linguistics, English and American Literature and Culture and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL). Our degree courses strongly encourage an international as well as an interdisciplinary perspective. In terms of teaching and research the Department of English is closely linked with other JLU departments as well as with the .
- The TEFL section deals with a variety of issues concerning the teaching and learning of English in educational contexts ranging from primary school to adult education.
- Literature and Culture
- The Literature and Culture section covers the whole range of literature produced in the English language, from the more classical research domains of British, Irish, and American literature to the 'New English Literatures'.
- Language and Communication
- The Practical Language and Communication team is committed to supporting students by helping them advance their academic language skills and their written, oral and intercultural competencies in general.