UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Language, Culture and History

This programme allows you to enhance your knowledge of the language of your choice (Dutch, French, German, Italian, a Scandinavian option, Spanish and Portuguese) while offering you the opportunity to take courses in history, literature and culture across the range of areas offered in the School of European Languages, Culture and Society (SELCS). The programme is taught through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials. Teaching is concentrated in the first two terms, with the third term devoted to revision sessions, examinations and a dissertation project.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants must have a good reading knowledge of at least 1 European language (Dutch, French, German, Italian, a Scandinavian option or Spanish).

Course modules

Core modules (Select 2 of the following): Memory; trauma; collective identities; post-colonialism. Options: Advanced translation (Dutch, French, German, Italian, Scandinavian, Spanish); advanced language modules (Dutch, French, German, Italian, Scandinavian, Spanish); early modern exchanges modules; medieval and Renaissance studies modules; organised crime (gangsters in life and art); material encounters with medieval texts; comparative syntax; witches in history, fiction and scholarship.

Assessment methods

Student performance is assessed by various methods, including coursework essays, a dissertation, and unseen written examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,670 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,285 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
020 7679 3096