6 semesters
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Tuition fee (entire course)
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About this course

The discipline of international literature is considered as literature on the boundaries of nations and cultures in their interaction with other media and arts. Students will acquire skills in the subject matters of aesthetics, poetics, interculturality and intermediality, which wil enable them to cope with the complexity of modern societies and their communication systems in the context of future professional activity adequately.

The study itself is preparing for a wide range of fields of activity in the fields of communication and journalism (editorial offices of newspapers, radio, television and publishing houses), education and training (intercultural training and mediation across international borders) and cultural institutions (theaters, museums, libraries or other cultural facilities at home and abroad).

Entry Requirements

 The following are parts of the application process necessary for admission consideration:

  • Common Application
  • Educational History Form (EHF)
  • Certificate of secondary school completion such as the German Abitur (i.e. International Baccalaureate, High School Diploma (with recommended tests depending on your region), GCSE A-levels, etc.)
  • SAT or ACT
  • English Language Proficiency Test