Learn English

Self-study English - Your online course

University members are offered a digital learning programme in the area of English as a foreign language here so that they can improve their language skills independently.

Click here for the online course

Current programme for students

We are responding to your wishes - survey in spring 2021 & feedback from group/individual events - and are also offering two course-like programme items in the winter semester 2021/22:

(a) for beginners (or those who have "displaced" their school English; level A1) and 

b) for advanced learners (who may want to do a semester abroad or a Master's degree in English; level B2+).

This is your opportunity to chat with others about a wide range of topics, which you get to choose yourself (and if you can’t think of any, one of us will start you off).


Date: every Wednesday
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: you will receive a link for the virtual meeting

Application: https://olat.vcrp.de/url/RepositoryEntry/3125641471

Start: 13.10.2021

You’re wondering if your sentence structure is correct? Or whether your vocabulary is appropriate? Maybe you have prepared a presentation and would like someone else to look over your work?


We will read up to 1,000 words of a text and provide you with feedback on it.
Note: We cannot make corrections for you.

Please send us your request and text by email to  sascha.roschy(at)hs-kl(dot)de

You also have the option of attending open consultation as well as personalized tutorials for specific questions about classes or exams.

You can find info on this under contact

A course for people with no (or very little) English.

Register via OLAT: https://olat.vcrp.de/auth/RepositoryEntry/3125641471/CourseNode/104427791957499

Starts: Tuesday, 12/10/2021, 16:00 - 17:30

If you are thinking about doing a postgraduate course, there's a strong likelihood that you will need a certain level of English - not least, of course, if your Masters Degree is delivered in English!

This course is designed to provide you with a sound understanding of "academic English": OpenOlat - Englisch-Programm Wintersemester 2021/22 - Anmeldung: English for PG (vcrp.de)

The course leads to a certificate of participation.

Starts: Thursday, 14/10/2021, 16:00 - 17:30