Welcome to the Department of English
First-semester BA students 2021: Welcome! Please consult this page that contains all the relevant information to start studying with us.
First-semester MA students 2021: Welcome! Please consult the sample study plan for MA students that explains which courses you should sign up for and familiarize yourself with the study plan and regulations and general information on studying with us.
Current students can find all relevant information on courses, study plans, manuals, exams, etc. on the studying page.
Information for 1st-semester students
Learning spaces at the Department of English
Room 11 (15 people), room 12 (the linguistic library; 8 people) and room 25 (10 people) have been turned into learning spaces. These spaces will be available from Mon-Fri 9-17h. The university rules concerning masks and cleaning will apply. For tracking reasons, students have to check in/out via a QR code. In order to reserve a seat for listening to Zoom lectures, please contact <firstname.lastname@example.org> and indicate the time slot for your course.
Please note that room 25 might be occupied for meetings, consultation hours or teaching. Please consult the time table next to the door.
Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) in a Swiss context: The role of translanguaging and technicality in biology lessons taught in English (CLIL) and German (non-CLIL)Dr. des. Aline Bieri (Universität Basel)
Demographic change and dialect levelling in southern EnglandProf. Dr. David Britain (Universität Bern)
title t.b.a.Dr. Marie-Luise Pitzl (Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien)
University of Basel
Department of English
Tel: +41 (0)61 207 27 90
Fax: +41 (0)61 207 27 80
20 September – 31 December:
Mon–Thu: 9–18 h
Fri: 9–17 h