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20400 GBP/year
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About

Develop a deeper understanding of your chosen languages and associated cultures with our Modern Languages and Cultures MA at University of Sheffield. You can focus on a single discipline or take an interdisciplinary approach by exploring two or more languages and cultures. 

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Overview

You’ll explore the relationship between language, identity, culture and place, in the context of an increasingly interconnected and complex world.

This Modern Languages and Cultures MA at University of Sheffield helps you develop a deeper understanding of your chosen languages and associated cultures.

Key Features  

  • Working with nationally and internationally recognised experts, you can focus on a single discipline (eg French Studies) or undertake an interdisciplinary programme across two or more languages and cultures. 
  • You can engage with topics such as translation theory, intersectionality, sociolinguistics and environmental studies, as well as literature, linguistics, cultural studies, history, visual and film studies, politics, society, migration, and postcolonial or gender studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Research Methods in Modern Languages and Cultures
  • Topics in Modern Languages and Cultures 
  • Approaches to Literary and Cultural Studies (Critical Theory) 
  • Concepts and Approaches in Intercultural Communication 
  • Language in Context
  • Translation Skills 
  • Film Adaptation of Literary Classics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
95

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
95

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll need a 2:1 honours degree in a language-related discipline such as linguistics, literature or a language.
  • The programme is for students with a background in French and Francophone studies, Germanic studies (German and Dutch), Hispanic and Lusophone studies (Spanish, Catalan and Portuguese; Latin America), Luxembourgish studies, or Russian and Slavonic studies (Russian and Czech; the former USSR). 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9300 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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