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Call for Papers:

Emerging Scholars’ Forum of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries
18th Annual Conference of the Emerging Scholars’ Forum
“Diversity in/of/around Canada”
Interdisciplinary Approaches to Canadian Diversity
University of Trier, 16 – 17 September 2021

Deadline for Abstracts: 30 April 2020

Please see the full Call for Papers here


Fachergänzung Nordamerikastudien Winter Term 2020/21

Fachergänzungsmodul Nordamerikastudien &

Sprachpraxismodul Nordamerikastudien


Fachergänzungsmodul:  The list with the winter term classes 2020/21 is available here

Sprachpraxismodul: The time slot for communicative skills this winter term is Wednesday, 10-12 am

Registration for communicative skills is now done via HISinOne (see details here)

Registration for the winter term classes will begin on October 1, 2020 at 11 am via OLAT

Students of English and American Studies (B.A.) are also very welcome to attend both "Communicative Skills" and classes in the Fachergänzungsmodul Nordamerikastudien.

To register for one of the classes in the Fachergänzungsmodul, please proceed as follows:

1. Please log into your OLAT-account. 

2. Open the catalogue and go to Zentrum für Schlüsselqualifikationen

3. For each of the classes listed above, we have created an OLAT-course. The names of all OLAT-courses start with Anmeldung Fachergänzung ZNAS and the name of the lecturer. From 11am on October 1, 2020 onwards, you will be able to register as a participant in the respective OLAT-course. (NB: courses are limited to 2-5 participants respectively).  By registering as a participant in the OLAT-course, you register for the class (make sure to actually click on EINSCHREIBEN, otherwise you won't be registered). This replaces any other registration procedures. We will forward your name to the lecturer at the beginning of the term. Please identify yourself to him/her at the beginning of the semester. 

In case of problems or questions please do not hesitate to get in touch (Dorothee Marx: marx@anglistik.uni-kiel.de).
Please contact me via email to make an appointment for a virtual office hour.