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Modern Languages - Research Courses

Areas for PhD supervision

French Studies

Medieval studies; Early-Modern studies; Eighteenth-century studies Nineteenth-century studies; Twentieth-century literature; philosophy, history and theory; Contemporary French and francophone literature, film, and thought; French politics, cultural politics, political thought, and history; linguistics, multilingualism and history of the language; Queer theory; Holocaust studies; Post-colonialism; Literary theory; Comparative literature; Translation studies.

German Studies

Most areas from the 18th-century Enlightenment to the present day, with notable areas of expertise in: German Classicism and Romanticism; Orientalism in German Culture from 1800 to the Present; German Diasporic Cultures and Literatures; Nationalism and Anti-Semitism; Weimar Cultures; Contemporary German History; Post-War German Literature and Culture; German Memory Cultures; Transnationalism, transculturalism and world literatures; Critical Theory.

Hispanic Studies

Cultural Memory across the Hispanic World; Modern and Contemporary Hispanic and Portuguese Literatures and Cultures; 19th- Century Spanish Literature and Culture and its Relations to Colonialism; Regional Spanish Cultures, especially Galicia; The Caribbean, especially intersections between Hispanophone, Anglophone and Francophone cultures; Diaspora, Cultural Identity and Cultural Exchange; Digital Approaches to Humanities Research; Aspects of Hispanic Visual and Musical Cultures; Spanish and Latin American cinema; sound in cinema; sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Spanish literature and culture; Classical and Italian influences on the Spanish Golden Age.

Italian Studies

Medieval and Renaissance Intellectual Culture — the reception of texts and ideas, and their relationship with institutions of learning and habits of reading, including manuscript and print culture; 18th- and 19th-Century Literary Cultures in comparative perspective; Literary, cinematic and cultural studies in 20th and 21st Century; Transnational engagements with Italy in post-Unification culture — migration, mobility and the postcolonial.


Courses

MA by Research in French Studies

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

Part-time: 2 years

Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

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Course fees - Part-time

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MPhil/PhD in French Studies

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: Up to 7 years


Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and preferably a Master’s in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

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Course fees - Part-time

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MA by Research in German Studies

Duration

Full-time: 1 year


Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance

     

MPhil/PhD in German Studies

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: Up to 7 years


Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and preferably a Masters in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance

     

MA by Research in Hispanic Studies

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

Part-time: 2 years

Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance

     

MPhil/PhD in Hispanic Studies

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: Up to 7 years


Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and preferably a Masters in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance

     

MA by Research in Italian

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

Part-time: 2 years

Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance

     

MPhil/PhD in Italian

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: Up to 7 years


Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and preferably a Masters in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance