Your Studies

Most of the Department of English staff host their courses on Moodle, the digital teaching and learning platform used round the world. Starting in SoSe 2019, we will be using a new moodle system hosted by the UdS. All registered students simply use their UdS login and password to access the system. Surf to the new moodle here.

Study Programs


In addition, the department is a contributing partner to


Prospective Students

If you are interested in what we do, please take a look at the information about our degree programs available at this site. If you want to see us at the Department, please contact us in advance so we can refer you to someone to talk to.

Take the online "quiz" to check your assumptions and knowledge about studying English (one of the "Erwartungschecks" in the "Study-Finder").

We offer a "Juniorstudium" and a "Starterstudium." Consult Heike Mißler, one of our undergraduate advisors, for more information. General questions can also be directed to juniorstudium(at) Many of our courses are open to ERASMUS students as well, and a good place to find answers to your questions is in our dept.'s ERASMUS pages. Please contact Heike Mißler if you have further questions.



Course directory: All departmental courses are listed in the course directory (LSF) maintained by the university.

Learning Management System (LMS)/Lernplattform: Many of the department's courses are run on the Saarland's Landesinstitut für Pädagogik und Medien (LPM) moodle system. If you do not yet have an account, you can create one here. If you already have an account, find your courses by simply surfing over to the site's Fachrichtung Anglistik, Amerikanistik und Anglophone Kulturen category and look for your instructor's name.

Student Handbooks

Our Student Handbooks provide detailed information on degrees and exam procedures (where applicable). The university provides all of the relevant program descriptions, requirements, and handbooks to students at a central location. You will find many of these documents linked below in addition to other important documents important for the various degree programs in our department.

Lehrämter: Englisch


Reading list-related information:

Only applicable to LS1+2 and LAG students!

Wirtschaftspädagogik: Englisch

Wirtschaftspädagogik students should turn to the Lehramt für berufliche Schulen (LAB) as specified in the Fachspezifischer Anhang zur Studien- und Prüfungsordnung Lehramt and the general documents for Wirtschaftspädagogik.

The student advisor for Wirtschaftspädagogik students is Dr. Arlette Warken.


English: Linguistics, Literatures, and Cultures


Reading list-related information:

Only applicable to students in the following programs: English: Linguistics, Literatures, and Cultures (Hauptfach only) / Europäische Literaturen und Medien im globalen Kontext (EuLit - Wahlpflichtfach Englischsprachige Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaft) / World English, Literatures and Cultures (Hauptfach only)!


English, American and Anglophone Studies


Be sure to consult these documents and links before seeing your adviser.


Akkreditierter Studiengang: UdS-Qualitätspass