'Hot & Short' - Staged Readings

'Hot & Short' - Staged Readings of 11 short plays written by students of the Anglistisches Seminar in the writing-for-the-stage class.

Dates: June 13th & 14th at 8 pm
Theater im Romanischen Keller
Entrance free


Year abroad September 2018 – June 2019: Assistantship at Oakham School: new deadline

Every year for the past 18 years, a student from this department has worked as an assistant teacher in the German Department of Oakham School, Rutland, UK. Oakham is a private school with an outstanding reputation, and it offers excellent working and living conditions.
The assistant teaches German conversation to small groups and helps out with German-themed events. Assistants receive free board & lodging plus £905 a month for 12 hours of teaching a week and have access to the school’s enviable facilities, including a swimming pool.

Applications are welcomed via email attachment only (Word or PDF files) to by 11am Monday 11th June. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview on 13th June.

Please include an English and a German CV with current photo; an English and a German statement of motivation; a list of courses attended and grades obtained in both your subjects; and the name of a teacher willing to provide an informal reference.

Aufnahmeprüfung am 3. August 2018

Der Test für das Wintersemester 2018/19 (für den polyvalenten B.A. Studiengang) findet am Freitag, den 3. August 2018, im Hörsaal 13 der Neuen Universität, Grabengasse 3-5, 69117 Heidelberg, statt. Weitere Informationen finden Sie auf unserer Seite zum Aufnahmetest.


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Anglistisches Seminar
English Department
Kettengasse 12
D - 69117 Heidelberg

Mrs Schmitt, Zi. 210
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