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DCH: The institute for General Linguistics is awarded a large grant for the analysis and archiving of audio-visual data, September, 23rd 2015Christmas party at the department of linguistics December 17th 2015Sonja Riesberg (second from left) receives the 2015 award of the Offermann-Hergarten-FoundationInaugural lecture by PD Dr. Daniel Kölligan, July 2nd 20151st Meeting of the network "Language Change", June 18th 2015Uta Reinöhl receives the Wilhelm von Humboldt Price 2015 for Best DissertationProf. Himmelmann receives the 2014 LSA award for "Best Paper in Language"Our neighbours in Manokwari, IndonesiaEuropean Summer School of Linguistic Typology 2016 in France with collaboration of the IfL Cologne
DCH: The institute for General Linguistics is awarded a large grant for the analysis and archiving of audio-visual data, September, 23rd 2015
Christmas party at the department of linguistics December 17th 2015
Sonja Riesberg (second from left) receives the 2015 award of the Offermann-Hergarten-Foundation
Inaugural lecture by PD Dr. Daniel Kölligan, July 2nd 2015
1st Meeting of the network "Language Change", June 18th 2015
Uta Reinöhl receives the Wilhelm von Humboldt Price 2015 for Best Dissertation
Prof. Himmelmann receives the 2014 LSA award for "Best Paper in Language"
Our neighbours in Manokwari, Indonesia
European Summer School of Linguistic Typology 2016 in France with collaboration of the IfL Cologne

Please note that some of the content of this website is only available in German.

News

Events

News

  • European Summer School in Linguistic Typology

    From September 4 to 17, 2016, the "European Summer School in Linguistic Typology" takes place in Porquerolles (France) with the co-operation of the Cologne Department of Linguistics.

  • Lecture series „Trans*Syndrome“

    In winter term 2015/16, the lecture series of the subject group 4 deals with trans*syndromes. In other words: What does „trans-“, this seemingly inevitable prefix of scientific language, mean?
    Further information here and onKLIPS.

Study related announcements

  • Mandatory advisory session for first-year students

    The slides of the mandatory advisory session for first-year students can be found here.

  • Annotated course listings for the winter term 2015/16

    The annotated course listings for the winter term 2015/16 are now available online:

    The course listings according to the old study regulations can be found in KLIPS 1.0.The course listings according to the new study regulations can be found in KLIPS 2.0.

  • IMPORTANT: Information for all students who would like to change study regulations (2-disc BA Linguistics and Phonetics, 2-disc-MA Linguistics and Phonetics, 1-disc-MA Linguistics):

    The deadline for the change has expired for the winter term 15/16.

    If you're BA student, you can get an overview how courses will be acknowledged in the new study regulations with this mapping chart.

    If you're MA student, please arrange an appointment with Gabriele Schwiertz for GL, Daniel Kölligan for HCL or Christine Röhr for Phonetics.

    In case it wasn't possible for you to apply for the new study regulations in time, you can nevertheless study according to the new regulations starting in winter term 15/16. Information on the new course offer is accessible in the annotated course listings on this website.

    Additional information here.

  • Information on the NEW STUDY REGULATIONS

    Since winter term 2015/16 the new BA and MA study paths re-accredited and can be studied. The annotated course listings are uploaded separately for the old and the new study regulations. Detailed information here.

  • Some points on seminar papers (in German, by Prof. Himmelmann)

  • Borrowing equipment

    Students of the Department of Linguistics who want to borrow recorders, cameras etc. are asked to contact us by e-mail (geraeteverleih-ifl(at)uni-koeln.de).

  • Offerings of the competence centre for writing

    The competence centre for writing offers students of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities help and assistance when writing academic papers, e.g. in the form of consulting, theme-orientated courses etc. More information here.

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