In addition to seminars in Germanic Studies at University of Maryland, students have the option to enroll in interdisciplinary graduate seminars in the School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures focusing on topics such as postcolonial studies, transnational theory, and global cinema. Students may also pursue interdisciplinary coursework in related fields including Comparative Literature, Digital Humanities, English, and Women’s Studies.
All students receive teacher training and have the opportunity to teach a range of undergraduate classes, including summer classes. Located in the vibrant Washington, D.C. metro area, the University of Maryland enjoys proximity to many cultural and research institutions, including the Goethe Institut, German Historical Institute, National Archives, and the National Gallery of Art. The Department works closely with students to help place them in competitive PhD programs or jobs. Recent graduates are working as high school teachers and in nonprofit organizations.
- Advanced Conversation: Germany within Europe
- Advanced Composition: German Cultural and Social Issues
- Literature of the Middle Ages
- Introduction to Germanic Philology
- The Structure of German
- Variation in Contemporary German
- 12 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Graduate application
- Statement of purpose
- Letters of recommendation
- Program/Department supporting documents (as applicable)
- Non-refundable application fee ($75) for each program to which an applicant applies
International51180 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
National51180 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State23040 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for College Park
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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