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Literature, Visual Culture and Film Studies

Estonian Academy of Arts

24 months
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1660 EUR/year
1660 EUR/year
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About

The Literature, Visual Culture and Film Studies programme of Estonian Academy of Arts is a joint programme between Estonian Academy of Arts (Institute of Art History and Visual Culture) and Tallinn University.

Overview

During the Literature, Visual Culture and Film Studies programme of Estonian Academy of Arts the students will:

  • Engage in broadly interdisciplinary MA study programme of the relationship between literature, visual culture and film in contemporary and historical contexts.
  • Gain cutting-edge theoretical insights into intermedial aesthetics and into philosophy of literature, art and film.
  • Equip yourself with critical tools for cultural analysis of contemporary image and text-based media.

Students also acquire various practical skills such as analytical and problem solving skills, writing and presentation skills that enhance their employment opportunities and prepare them for different career pathways.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for students whose interests are not limited to one of the traditional discipline in the humanities, but who are interested in exploring the relationship between words, still and moving images both historically as well as in contemporary culture.

Why study with us?

  • The faculty is comprised of renowned experts in literature, art, film and visual culture.
  • Ample opportunities for acquiring practical skills. The programme collaborates with major international literary, art and film festivals in Tallinn.
  • Seminar-led courses that foster an active debating and discussing environment.
  • Individual approach to students that provides a supportive learning environment and offers the opportunity to follow personal research interests from an early stage of studies.
  • International study groups with students from all over the world. The diverse cultural backgrounds of the students contribute to the spirit of comparative study of culture.
  • Research centred programme – possibility for further studies at PhD level.
  • Open to students from all disciplines in the humanities and social sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Key Concepts in Literary and Cultural Analysis
  • Key Concepts in Critical Theory and Visual Culture
  • Seminars in Literature, Visual Culture and Film I, II, III
  • Word and Image in the Middle Ages/Renaissance
  • Histories of Postmodernism: Architecture in Theory and Visual Culture
  • Narratology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applicants from Russia, Ukraine, Georgia and Kazakhstan:

Deadline for submitting your application: 1 June 2020Sending your documents by post: 30 June 2020

Language

English
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).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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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.
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Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).
5.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
51
More about PTE Academic
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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Statement of research interests (1-2 pages)
  • Writing sample (an excerpt from either the BA thesis or a paper, 10 pages)
  • Interview 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1660 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1660 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tallinn

598 - 948 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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