Requirements Profil Fachergänzung

Students who wish to obtain the Zertifikat Nordamerikastudien are required to successfully take part in the Sprachpraxismodul Nordamerikastudien and the Fachergänzungsmodul Nordamerikastudien. Please note that it is also possible to only complete one of the modules offered by the ZNAS. You are only required to participate in all three classes of both modules if you want to obtain the Zertifikat Nordamerikastudien. Students who study Englisch/American Studies in their B.A. can also obtain the Zertifikat (please note that your regular classes cannot be credited in the Fachergänzungsmodul - you need to take extra classes).

Sprachpraxismodul Nordamerikastudien: 

Communicative Skills - 2 SWS, LN (written exam at the end of the semester), 3 ECTS

Fachergänzungsmodul Nordamerikastudien: 7 ECTS total

Please note that due to the changes in the Anwesenheitspflicht, from the winter term 17/18 onwards, students will be required to give a short presentation or write a Take-Home-Exam (3 pages) in the second seminar or lecture to obtain 2 ECTS.

1. Seminar or Lecture - 2 SWS, TN (short presentation or 3-page Take-Home-Exam ), 2 ECTS 

2. Seminar - 2 SWS, LN (10-12 page term paper), 5 ECTS

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Students who have successfully completed the 'Fachergänzung Nordamerikastudien' will be awarded an official certificate by the head of the Center.