French and Francophone Studies (MPhil), PhD

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    12250
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate student support. Depending on the chosen research area, students will be assigned one or two supervisors and are guaranteed full access to computing facilities (including translation memory software), library provision and all School resources including the film library. There is a dedicated postgraduate study area within the School which students are encouraged to use as often as they can.

Detailed Programme Facts

    • Starting in

      • There is no deadline for this start date.
  • Duration full-time 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
  • Intensity Flexible
  • Duration part-time 72 months

Programme Structure

Research Areas

Our academic staff in French Studies can offer MPhil/PhD supervision on a wide variety of topics, a selection of which are listed below:

  • Race, immigration and national identity in France
  • French cinema
  • Cultural representations of the banlieues
  • Multiculturalism and humour in France
  • French colonial history or literature
  • Francophone postcolonial history or literature
  • Contemporary French politics
  • French Travel Writing
  • Urban Cultures
  • Theories of Space
  • Memory studies (with a francophone focus)
  • Transnationalism

Co-supervision of comparative topics within the School can also be offered.

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Academic Requirements

A good honours degree with the ability to pursue research in a chosen field.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 12250 International
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