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British and North American Cultural Studies

University of Freiburg

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

British and North American Cultural Studies degree offered by the University of Freiburg focuses on English-speaking cultures in Great Britain and North America. 

Overview

Overview

At British and North American Cultural Studies degree offered by the University of Freiburg you will study the world of Shakespeare just as much as the world of Walt Disney, and we work with the textual technologies and media products as well as theoretical and methodological concepts which have been developed and proliferated in the past few decades.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Cultural Studies
  • British and Postcolonial Cultural Studies
  • North American Cultures
  • Media Studies 
  • Multilingualism and the Politics of Language
  • Theories of Cultural Studies
  • Core Texts
  • Research and Teaching
  • Supplementary classes

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application form
  • A certified copy of your undergraduate diploma
  • A certified copy of your transcript of records outlining the contents of your undergraduate degree 
  • Proof of successful completion of an English language examination 
  • Two letters of recommendation from academic teaching staff 
  • A statement of intent, in which the applicant states his or her reasons for seeking acceptance to the MA program
  • A 2,500 word essay written in English on the subject of the applicant’s choice, which relates to one of the British and North American Cultural Studies modules. It can be an excerpt from a finished research project 
  • A chronological CV (résumé) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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British and North American Cultural Studies
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