The course provides you with a wide range of analytical skills and scientific working techniques. In addition, you will develop extraordinary writing and speaking skills and acquire the ability to describe and explain linguistic data using various methods.
Depending on the main subject you choose, a minor in General Linguistics is advantageous for a variety of professional fields. These include professions related to language teaching (writing textbooks and dictionaries, adult education, translation and interpreting, etc.) and language technology (software development for automatic translation, speech recognition, etc.).
Of course, if the candidate is suitable, he or she may also be eligible for further scientific qualification such as The Master's program "General Linguistics" which is also offered in Bamberg.