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Language, Culture and History - Italian Studies

University College London (UCL)

12 months
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26600 GBP/year
12900 GBP/year
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About

The Language, Culture and History - Italian Studies MA from University College London (UCL) is a pathway in the faculty-wide MA in Language, Culture and History, offering an extensive range of modules in Italian literature, history and literary theory. 

Overview

Students can take this flexible, interdisciplinary programme as self-contained study or as preparation for a research degree.

The Language, Culture and History - Italian Studies programme from University College London (UCL) introduces students to texts from a variety of periods in Italian history and places them within a historical and philosophical framework. 

Students develop subject-specific, professional skills necessary for the pursuit of their chosen options, including sourcing material, fieldwork techniques, bibliographic skills and linguistic skills.

Teaching and learning

The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, tutorials, seminar-presentations, film screenings, and visits to research libraries including the British Library, the Warburg Institute, Institute of Historical Research and Senate House.

Students are assessed by a variety of methods: unseen examinations, long essays, coursework and the dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Language, Culture and History
  • Dante: Divina Commedia
  • Advanced Translation from and into Italian
  • Twilight and Futurist Poets in Italy
  • Marriage and Divorce Italian Style
  • Identity and Performance in Renaissance Italy
  • Nation, Culture and Society in Italy (1860-1915)
  • Italian Contemporary Novel

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants must demonstrate proven competence in the Italian language, including good reading knowledge and aural comprehension. 
  • Applicants whose first degree is not in Italian, or whose first language is not Italian will normally be required to pass a test of their knowledge of the language before they can be admitted.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time

  • UK: £6,450
  • International: £13,300

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /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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