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German Studies PhD

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

German Language Germany Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

The School of Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in German 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: Contemporary Austrian literature; Post-War German poetry; East German history, society and politics; Memory in contemporary Germany; Monuments and memorials in Germany and Austria; Post-1945 and contemporary German literature and film; (Generational) narratives of trauma and memory; Post-war Austrian society and politics; German Romanticism; Nineteenth-century women's writing in Germany; German/Spanish literary relations (19th century); Space, place and identity in contemporary Germany; Representations of ageing, illness and death; German critical theory in translation.

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

University information

Located in North Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Bangor University offers postgraduate degrees within three colleges: Arts, Humanities and Business Environmental Sciences and Engineering Human Sciences Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its research into industries like accounting, electronic engineering, sports science and psychology. In fact, the last Research Excellence Framework (REF,...more

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