With more than 1,000 students, the English Department is one of the biggest in the Faculty of Arts. It offers courses in the fields of English Literature and English Linguistics. This site will provide you with information on the location of the department, the people who work there and the courses offered.
PhD Workshop on "Archaeologies of Indebtedness"
November 6-7, 2015, with Prof. Dr. Richard Dienst (Rutgers University) and other speakers.
Guest Lecture Dr. Paul Crosthwaite (Edinburgh)
"'The Occult Logic of Market Forces': Money and Magic in Contemporary Fiction" -- Wednesday, December 9, 2015 (4.15 p.m., room PLH-105)
Study Abroad Fair 2015
The UZH's first Study Abroad Fair - October 15, 2015 (11:00-14:00).
ZKK: Focus on Seriality
In 2015/2016, the Zentrum Künste und Kulturtheorie (ZKK) offers lectures and workshops on seriality.
Guest Lecture Prof. Dr. Francesa Tinti
"Language choice and the interplay between Latin and Old English: the charters evidence" - Tuesday, October 13, 2015 (PLH-1-105, at 12.15).
Antrittsvorlesung Prof. Dr. Barbara Straumann
"I Owe You: Schulden in der britischen Literatur" (Monday, November 9, 2015, 6.15 p.m., Aula Universität-Zentrum, Rämistrasse 71).
Download: Erstsemestrigentag 2015
The material presented at the Erstsemestrigentag 2015 is now available for download.
Teaching Diploma: New Format for Sprachkompetenzprüfung Englisch
The new Sprachkompetenzprüfung English will be offered from the fall semester 2015.
From Fall Semester 2015: Latin No Longer Required for Students of English
Students graduating in the Spring Semester 2015 or earlier still need to fulfill the requirement.
Study Guide for Bachelor and Master Students of English
The "Bachelor and Master Study Guide" is available in the Downloads section (at www.es.uzh.ch/teaching/Downloads.html ).