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This year's summer party on July 8th 2016Summer School of Linguistic Typology with the co-operation of the Cologne Department of LinguisticsSonja Riesberg (second from left) receives the 2015 award of the Offermann-Hergarten-FoundationOur neighbours in Manokwari, IndonesiaTalk by Dr. Pavel Ozerov "From Information Structure to interactional structuring of information: "information-structural" phenomena in Burmese", 06/02/2016
This year's summer party on July 8th 2016
Summer School of Linguistic Typology with the co-operation of the Cologne Department of Linguistics
Sonja Riesberg (second from left) receives the 2015 award of the Offermann-Hergarten-Foundation
Our neighbours in Manokwari, Indonesia
Talk by Dr. Pavel Ozerov "From Information Structure to interactional structuring of information: "information-structural" phenomena in Burmese", 06/02/2016

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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. For further information please look here.

Study related announcements

  • Annotated course listings for the winter term 2016/17

    The annotated course listings for the winter term 2016/17 are now available here.

  • a.r.t.e.s. Research Master Program

    The a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne advertizes 30 positions in the Research Master programme for the winter term 2016/17. The program targets highly motivated students who wish to do research and prepare for a subsequent doctorate already during their Master phase. Further information.

  • Information regarding the new study regulations and new courses

    Der Wechsel in eine neue Studien- bzw. Prüfungsordnung (PO) muss beim Prüfungsamt der Philosophischen Fakultät beantragt werden. Informationen zum Antrag und zu Abgabefristen finden Sie auf der Informationsseite zur neuen PO.

    Der Wechsel in eine neue Studien- bzw. Prüfungsordnung (PO) muss beim Prüfungsamt der Philosophischen Fakultät beantragt werden. Informationen zum Antrag und zu Abgabefristen finden Sie auf der Informationsseite zur neuen PO.

    Applications for a transition to the new study regulations are to be directed at the examination office of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Further information on the application procedure and deadlines can be found on the info page regarding the new study regulations. (Further information only available in German.)

    If you're a BA student, this mapping chart will provide an overview of how courses will be recognized in the new study regulations.

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

    Additional 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).

  • Programme of the writing competence centre

    The writing competence centre offers support to students of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities when writing academic papers. Its expertise ranges from consulting to topic-based courses etc. Further information can be found here.

  • IT for students

    This site provides a compilation of the most important tools for managing your studies at the University of Cologne and for staying informed.

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