University of Reading

University of Reading

Modern Languages

Modern Languages at the University of Reading equips you with research and subject specific knowledge and skills in all the taught language areas. Our research is characterised by a multidisciplinary approach to the study of history, culture and language, and the University's staff are internationally renowned. We were ranked fifth in the UK for research intensity in the latest national assessment.1 The postgraduate community is an integral part of the life of the Department, and we support research and teaching activities that enhance postgraduate employability and access to academia. • Choose from pathways in French, German, Italian, Spanish and Latin American Studies, in addition to Film studies and Comparative literature • Benefit from a wide range of topic choices • Develop archive-based research skills through our methodology module • Provides the opportunity to take an internship in a cultural institution in the UK or abroad

Entry requirements

Normally a good first or second class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in a relevant subject. This should be combined with a good understanding of the target language.

Course modules

Themes and issues in French children's literature Cultures of fascism Language and power Mobility and the metropolis Modes of self and self-writing in Latin America


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,270 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,180 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2017 - 2 Years

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