Chair for Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)

TEFL is the science of teaching and learning English language, literature and culture. Research in Augsburg focuses on the following areas:


  • Teacher education
  • Improvement of the quality of teaching (Balanced Teaching)
  • Didactics of modern media
  • Didactics of literature
  • Intercultural learning
  • Development of coursebooks
  • In-service teacher education

The Chair has made it its mission to equip students with the following competences:


  • Ability to do research-based teaching and practice-oriented research (action research)
  • Ability to reflect on theory-based subject didactics (diachronic and synchronic)
  • Mediation competence appropriate to the type of school and the school level
  • Enjoyment of teaching 
  • Ability to further develop schools and TEFL
Head of Chair
English Didactics
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English Didactics
English Didactics

How to reach us

Campus der Universität, Gebäude D5, Ebene 4




Universität Augsburg
Philologisch-Historische Fakultät
Lehrstuhl für Didaktik des Englischen
Universitätsstraße 10
86159 Augsburg


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