'Anglistik' is an all-encompassing term for the variety of studies offered by the University of Freiburg English Department. Prospective undergraduate students can either apply to earn a Bachelor of Arts in English and American Studies or for 'Lehramt' (Teaching Qualification in Secondary Education with English as a major or minor). The outdated 'Magister' degree is no longer available. Prospective graduate student can apply to one of the many Master of Arts programmes offered at Freiburg.
The University of Freiburg English Department is unique as it offers an array of courses in English linguistics, literature and cultural studies.
Each degree programme consists of a series of modules.