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French and Francophone Studies MPhil

French and Francophone Studies MPhil

Key information
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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

French Language France Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

The School of Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in French Studies (three years full-time; six years part-time). 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.

The research area includes: Race, immigration and national identity in France; French cinema; Cultural representations of the banlieues; Multiculturalism and humour in France; Contemporary French politics; French Travel Writing; Urban Cultures; Theories of Space; Transnationalism; Bande dessinée; Adaptation from/into literature, film, comic art and theatre; Cultural representations of Brittany; Theories of ‘voice’ in French-language literature and film.

Different course options

Full time | Bangor University | 3 years | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-19

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,330

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

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

University information

Based by the sea in north Wales, Bangor University has over 11,000 students and 650 staff working in five colleges. These are: Arts and Humanities Business, Law, Education and Social Sciences Natural Sciences Health and Behavioural Sciences Physical and Applied Sciences. A quarter of Bangor’s students are postgrads, 71% of which are studying full-time. Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its...more

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