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European, American and Postcolonial Language and Literature

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

24 months
Duration
2100 EUR/year
2117 EUR/year
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About

This European, American and Postcolonial Language and Literature degree at Ca' Foscari University of Venice enriches your knowledge and skills in relation to the study of languages, literature, and culture in European, North American and postcolonial contexts.

Overview

This European, American and Postcolonial Language and Literature degree at Ca' Foscari University of Venice allows you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the languages, literatures, and cultures of specific European, American or postcolonial contexts thanks to multiple study paths that allow a focus on French, German, Iberian, American, Slavic or Balkan studies. You develop both an advanced knowledge of the literary history and culture of your chosen focal region while simultaneously strengthening your skills in one of the languages that you study. As a result of collaborations with foreign universities that even allow you to obtain a joint/double degree, the programme is markedly international in nature. 

The languages available are: Albanian, Anglo-American, Czech, English, French, German, modern Greek, Polish, Portuguese and Brazilian, Romenian, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish and Hispanic-American.

Launching your career

Thanks to the skills and knowledge the programme provides, once you graduate you are prepared either to continue your academic career with a doctoral degree or to launch a career with national or international businesses, institutions and organisations, both public and private. You'll find job opportunities in many fields, especially:

  • Image management and public relations consultancy
  • Interpreting
  • Translation
  • Linguistic/philological research or consultancy 
  • Archives
  • Libraries
  • Museum curation

Programme Structure

Some of the subjects covered by the courses you will take include: 
  • American Language
  • English Language
  • 18th Century Studies
  • 19th Century Novel
  • 19th Century Studies
  • American Literature
  • Comparative Syntax 
  • Renaissance Literature
  • Renaissance Studies 
  • American Cultural Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, Italian

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for admission, you need to have completed 36 ECTS in the fields of Linguistics and Literature. 
  • For the language requirements of each curriculum or double/joint degree programme, please check the relevant programme web page on Ca' Foscari's official website or contact us!
  • A Teaching Committee assesses your CV to make sure you have adequate personal preparation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2100 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2117 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2117 EUR per year during 24 months.

To make education as affordable as possible to all, Ca' Foscari offers tuition fee reductions to students coming from non-OECD countries, with fees sometimes as low as 700 euro per year. 

Living costs for Venice

600 - 950 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

As a public university in Europe, Ca' Foscari not only keeps tuition fees low, but also provides targeted financial aid for high-achieving international students. Our scholarship offers will be announced in September 2022, so be sure to check back here or use the form to contact us so we can reach out when the announcement is made.The regional government also offers financial aid for international students from low-income families for which you can apply after enrolment.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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