Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Kommission für Lehre und Studium (KLS)


The KLS is a platform for the discussion of immediate and long-term concerns related to studying and teaching at the Department of English and American Studies.


What does the KLS do?


  • Support the communication between students and staff/faculty about matters of class sizes, program structures, information, student counselling, etc.
  • Advance the study programs and regulations (Studien- und Prüfungsordnungen)
  • Coordinate the course catalogue published in AGNES (Beschlussvorlage für den Institutsrat)
  • Coordinate orientation events for students (e.g., semester kick-off and thesis fair)
  • Advance the academic culture (teaching/studying) at the department
  • Promote a general feedback culture for courses taught at the department


Who are the KLS?


  • The KLS consists of members of the student body (and the student representation FSI) and academic staff/faculty.



Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any problems or suggestions concerning the points mentioned above.