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Department of German Language and Literature I


Current Information (regarding Corona-Virus)

The UoC has prolonged the measures taken to slow down the corona virus pandemic. The summer semester of 2020 will be an online semester entirely. Conferences, workshops etc. have been cancelled until the end of September. Please see the current information on the UoC's main website for detailed protective measures and current proceedings.

Current proceedings at the German Department:

  • The library is partly opened for research, sign-up to enter the library here.
  • The department administration (Geschäftszimmer) is closed. Assignments (Hausarbeiten) can be handed in via post or put in the mailbox next to the Geschäftszimmer (2.008 Philosophikum). In consultation with your lecturers, it is also possible to send in your assignment to them directly via email. 
  • We are available via telephone Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-12am (0221-470-2460). Emails will also be answered daily, please write to studienberatung-idsl1[at]
  • Counselling with lecturers is available via telephone or zoom. 

Please check the information on the University of Cologne's main website that is updated constantly.