International Language Week 2017


Again in 2019 or 2020!


We are happy to inform you that Aschaffenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany, will be hosting its second International Language Week (ILW) including Intercultural Communication from 27 November to 1 December 2017. This week will be arranged for university-level instructors who teach Business, Real Estate, Legal or Technical English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Japanese and German as a Foreign Language or any other language to non-linguists as well as Intercultural Communication. The Language Centre of Aschaffenburg University invites you to participate in joint-teaching activities and workshops offering the opportunity to network, share good practices and develop new ideas. The members of our language centre teach languages and intercultural communication for business and engineering students. They will be pleased to welcome you in their courses and to assist you during your stay.


Participants should arrange funding for participation with ERASMUS+ (teaching exchange or staff exchange) or any other programme. The call for participation was open until 15 October 2017.




Academic Programme (free of charge):

Social Programme (free of charge):

- Workshop on Innovative Training Methods

- Franconian Wine Reception

- Workshop on Intercultural Test Design

- Welcome Dinner

- Workshop on Language Use in Social Media

- Guided City Tour

- Workshop on Japanese Calligraphy

- Evening at the Christmas Market

New in 2017: International Networking Fair with stands by all participating partner universities. Introduce your institution to all ILW participants and future incoming students from Aschaffenburg University of Applied Sciences!


For further questions, please contact the Vice Head of the Language Centre, Prof. Dr. Renate Link, on renate.linkh-abde.