UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme allows you to enhance your knowledge of the language of your choice (Dutch, French, German, Italian, a Scandinavian option, Spanish and Portuguese) while offering you the opportunity to take courses in history, literature and culture across the range of areas offered in the School of European Languages, Culture and Society (SELCS). The programme is taught through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials. Teaching is concentrated in the first two terms, with the third term devoted to revision sessions, examinations and a dissertation project.

Course Modules

Core modules (Select 2 of the following): Memory; trauma; collective identities; post'colonialism. Options: Advanced translation (Dutch, French, German, Italian, Scandinavian, Spanish); advanced language modules (Dutch, French, German, Italian, Scandinavian, Spanish); early modern exchanges modules; medieval and Renaissance studies modules; organised crime (gangsters in life and art); material encounters with medieval texts; comparative syntax; witches in history, fiction and scholarship.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants must have a good reading knowledge of at least 1 European language (Dutch, French, German, Italian, a Scandinavian option or Spanish).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees