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The MA in Modern and Contemporary German Studies is a taught course offering modules covering a wide variety of themes across German literature, culture, politics, historiography and linguistics.
The course includes two compulsory modules: `Critical Theory and German Studies´ and `Constructing Identities: History and Culture´, and two optional directed study
Topic areas for directed reading and research currently cover:
* Literature and Culture 1750-1890
* Literature, Culture and Politics 1890-1945
* Contemporary Culture and Politics
* Critical Theory
* Film and Media Studies
Please note that all module details are subject to change.
Your studies will be supported by generic training modules in the University´s Graduate School.
This course can be taken full-time over 1 year (September to September) or over 2 to 3 years, part-time. You will take 4 taught modules - each assessed by a 5,000 word essay - and write a dissertation of 15,000 words on a research topic which you will negotiate with your supervisor.
The taught modules comprise one core module and one directed study module per semester.
Entry requirements:2.1(Upper 2nd class hons degree or international equivalent) 58% grade point average for UK degreesIELTS:6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element)TOEFL paper based:573 with 4.5 in TWETOEFL computer based:230 with 4.5 in TWE TOEFL IBT:88 (no less than 19 in any element)
|CAE score:||75 (Grade B)|