A number of our university’s study programmes let you choose from several specialisations. Choosing a specialisation gives you the opportunity to give your studies a clear orientation – for example, to focus on a specific language or area of expertise.

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Choosing a Programme Specialisation

By choosing a programme specialisation, you gain access to the corresponding modules and courses. Please note that you cannot register for modules without first choosing a specialisation!

This page provides an overview of the programme specialisations and information on the registration process for degree programmes listed below. The list only contains those subjects for which the programme specialisation has to be selected via the online registration system.

Programme specialisations

  • Ancient History
  • Classical Archaeology
  • Archaeology

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled in the third semester of study and have paid the semester fee.

Registration procedure

For students in the third semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • With previous knowledge of Upper Sorbian
  • Without previous knowledge of Upper Sorbian

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • With previous knowledge of Czech
  • Without previous knowledge of Czech

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • Combination: French Studies and Spanish Studies
  • Combination: French Studies and Italian Studies
  • Combination: French Studies and Portuguese Studies
  • Combination: Spanish Studies and Italian Studies
  • Combination: Spanish Studies and Portuguese Studies
  • Combination: Italian Studies and Portuguese Studies

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.
  • When choosing a combination including French Studies: at the time of enrolment, knowledge of French equivalent to B1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must have passed the aptitude test for the BA Translation
  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.
  • Proof of language proficiency equivalent to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or equivalent proof, for the foreign language chosen for the programme specialisation:
    • English: B2 level
    • French: B1 level
    • Russian: B1 level
    • Spanish: B1 level

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

  • For the winter semester 2019/20, a programme specialisation can be chosen between 18 September (12pm) and 25 September 2019 (midnight) via the online registration system (access with your university login) During the registration period, you are free to register any programme specialisation(s) for which you have passed the aptitude test. Your allocated programme specialisation will be published from 27 September 2019 in the online registration system.

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • Polish
  • Czech

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • Linguistics
  • Literary Studies

Contacts

  • Academic adviser at the Institute of German Language and Literature: email

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must have passed the aptitude test for the MA Conference Interpreting
  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.
  • Phoniatric certificate
  • Proof of language proficiency equivalent to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or equivalent proof, for the foreign language chosen for the core subject:
    • English: C1 level
    • French: C1 level
    • Russian: C1 level
    • Spanish: C1 level

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For the winter semester 2019/20, a programme specialisation can be chosen between 18 September (12pm) and 25 September 2019 (midnight) via the online registration system (access with your university login) During the registration period, you are free to register any programme specialisation(s) for which you have passed the aptitude test. Your allocated programme specialisation will be published from 27 September 2019 in the online registration system.

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • Combination: France and the French-Speaking World
  • Combination: Latin America
  • Combination: French Studies and Spanish Studies
  • Combination: French Studies and Italian Studies
  • Combination: French Studies and Portuguese Studies
  • Combination: Spanish Studies and Italian Studies
  • Combination: Spanish Studies and Portuguese Studies
  • Combination: Italian Studies and Portuguese Studies

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.
  • Degree in Romance philology/Romance studies (with at least 60 credits of Romance studies)
  • For all specialisations: knowledge of Latin (may be acquired during the course of studies)
  • Specific language skills depending on choice

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Programme specialisations

  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Contacts

Requirements

  • The student must have passed the aptitude test for the MA Translatology
  • The student must be enrolled and have paid the semester fee.
  • Proof of language proficiency equivalent to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or equivalent proof, for the foreign language chosen for the core subject:
    • English: C1 level
    • French: C1 level
    • Russian: C1 level
    • Spanish: C1 level

Registration procedure

For students in the first semester of study:

  • For the winter semester 2019/20, a programme specialisation can be chosen between 18 September (12pm) and 25 September 2019 (midnight) via the online registration system (access with your university login) During the registration period, you are free to register any programme specialisation(s) for which you have passed the aptitude test. Your allocated programme specialisation will be published from 27 September 2019 in the online registration system.

For students enrolled in a higher semester of study:

  • Send an email (from your student email account) indicating your degree programme and chosen specialisation to the Central Study Office by 25 September 2019.

Changing Your Programme Specialisation

In some degree programmes, it is possible to change your specialisation after commencing your studies. Please contact your department’s academic adviser for further information. Please use this form when applying to have your programme specialisation changed.

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