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French and Francophone Studies PhD

French and Francophone Studies PhD

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Full time | Bangor University | 3 years | SEP-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-21

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

French Language France Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

About This Course

The School of Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in French Studies. 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.

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
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

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

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

The fees are different depending on course and where the student is from and change every year. Please refer to each course page for specific fee information.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

The fees are different depending on course and where the student is from and change every year. Please refer to each course page for specific fee information.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a first or upper second class honours undergraduate degree and a Masters degree in a relevant subject.

University information

Established in 1884, Bangor University has over 130 years of educational heritage and offers an experience unlike any other. Based in North Wales, and nestled between the mountains and the sea, the university offers a wide range of courses distributed across the Arts and Sciences. Bangor is a vibrant and student-oriented place to study, and the university’s size and friendly learning community is why many students choose to study here. The...more

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