Lecture: History of English - Details
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Lehrveranstaltung wird als Hybrid/gemischt abgehalten.

General information

Semester WS 2021/22
Current number of participants 112
Home institute Englische Sprachwissenschaft
Courses type Lecture in category Teaching
First date Wed , 20.10.2021 10:15 - 11:45, Room: (D, Hörsaal 1)
Online/Digitale Veranstaltung Veranstaltung wird als Hybrid/gemischt abgehalten.
Hauptunterrichtssprache englisch

Course location / Course dates

(D, Hörsaal 1) Wednesday: 10:15 - 11:45, weekly (15x)

Module assignments


The lecture will present a survey of the history of English from its beginnings on the British Isles in the 5th century up to the present, paying attention to the connection between extralinguistic and linguistic developments. The major developments on all linguistic levels as well as the standardization process will be outlined.
N.B. The lecture is suitable for assisting in the preparation for the linguistic state exam.
N.B. on hybrid format: The main content of lecture will be made available as recordings. Exercise and discussion sessions will take place on campus (Präsenz).

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The course is part of admission "Zeitgesteuerte Anmeldung: History of English".
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  • The enrolment is possible from 01.09.2021, 08:00 to 11.10.2021, 18:00.