Languages and Cultures (by research) MA - 2019 Entry
Full time 12 Month(s), Part time 24 Month(s)
This MA programme is an excellent choice if you are keen to build on your love of languages and cultures and would enjoy the freedom to explore a research topic of your own choice. You could take inspiration from your own experiences or draw upon the breadth of expertise in the Department when selecting a topic. Previous topics range widely from an exploration of literary works centred on the German Democratic Republic, to an analysis of the role of nation and language in constructing a pan-Catalan identity.
The MA is an excellent pathway to doctoral research and facilitates the development of high-level skills in independent thinking, research, and communication, which are crucial qualities in many professions.
You will choose three taught modules from the fascinating range available in the Department of Languages and Cultures and related departments within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. All modules are taught in English with tuition predominantly in small groups.
Detailed module information for this postgraduate programme will follow shortly. However, if you have any questions please contact the department.
Undergraduate Degree: 2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in languages
If you have studied outside of the UK, you can check your qualifications here: International Qualifications
Additional Requirements: As part of your application you will also need to provide a viable research proposalEnglish Language: IELTS - Overall score of at least 6.5, with no individual element below 6.0 We consider tests from other providers, which can be found here: English language requirements
If your score is below our requirements we may consider you for one of our pre-sessional English language programmes
Pre-sessional English language programmes available:
4 Week Overall score of at least 6.0, with 6.0 in writing and no other individual element below 5.5
10 Week Overall score of at least 5.5, with no individual element below 5.0Longer pre-sessional programmes are available, please contact the Admissions Office for further information Funding: All applicants should consult our information on Fees and Funding; Faculty Scholarships and Funding; DLC Fees and Funding
Further information: For more information about the department please visit our webpages http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/languages-and-cultures/
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