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Key information
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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Modern Languages

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Research opportunities

We have full-time staff in French, Italian, Spanish and Translation studies who can offer you great expertise and supervision in your area of research.

You'll be based in our Graduate School where you'll join our current research students working across many disciplines.

You can study an MPhil over one year or a PhD over the course of three years.

You can carry out your degree in any of our research areas:

  • Culture in France (including Francophone West African Culture), Italy, Latin America and Spain (19th and 20th century)
  • Women’s Writers and Readers
  • 19th and 20th-century History (particularly the Second World War)
  • Intellectual Hhistory
  • Translation Studies

Our research

Our multidisciplinary research in modern languages (French, Spanish, Italian and Mandarin) investigates questions of representations, interpretations and transmissions in film, fiction, journalism, opera, print media, theatre, philosophy and translation.

Our main areas of research include:

  • literature and intellectual history
  • exile, trauma and wellbeing
  • women writers, performers and audiences
  • translating people, cultures and heritages

Within these areas, we have ongoing research projects which involve working closely with a range of external partners.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,327

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,150

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You normally require to have a first-class or upper second-class UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in Spanish, French or Italian.