24 months
Duration
15100 EUR/year
2253 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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Start date

About

Tilburg University's Children's Literature, Media and Culture is a two-year Erasmus Mundus International Master’s program initiated and taught by a consortium of five universities. With this program you deepen your knowledge of children’s literature, media and culture from an international perspective and a multidisciplinary approach. 

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Overview

Tilburg University 's Master's program in Children's Literature, Media and Culture (CLMC) combines courses on literary history, childhood studies, cultural studies, film studies, book promotion, and media studies. These courses are linked to the specific expertise of one or more consortium partners: the University of Glasgow (Scotland), Aarhus University (Denmark), the Autonomous University of Barcelona (Spain), the University of Wroclaw (Poland), and Tilburg University.

Follow courses at the University of Glasgow, Aarhus University, and a third university. The third university depends on the pathway you choose: 

  • Promotion of Reading (the Autonomous University of Barcelona )
  • Transcultural Trajectories (Tilburg University)
  • Film and Participatory Culture (University of Wroclaw)

Benefit from living and studying in different countries while building an international network and earning a multiple degree. Become a leader in your field by integrating theoretical and empirical approaches, combined with work placements related to the pathway you choose. Become fully equipped to create innovative strategies to promote reading, improving literary competence and incorporating media and digital technology in learning and teaching.

Career prospects

The International Master in Children’s Literature, Media and Culture is intended for students who wish to pursue a career in the areas of children’s literature, media and education, regarding a wide range of literacies, and as preparation for further academic study through a PhD program.

The integration of theoretical and empirical approaches, combined with work placements related to the pathway you choose, allows you to become a leader in your field, creating innovative strategies to promote reading, improving literary competence and incorporating media and digital technology in learning and teaching.

Programme Structure

The curriculum includes topics such as:

  • the history and development of children’s literature
  • critical approaches to texts
  • the relationship between children’s literature and other media
  • texts for young children
  • childhood images and children’s literature within a mediatized world
  • life writing and fan fiction
  • new media

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • For Erasmus Mundus scholarship students: 21 January

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are eligible to apply if you have an Academic Bachelor’s degree in a relevant Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences subject.
  • In addition to a relevant degree, you must meet a minimum level of English language proficiency.
  • Motivation, references, grades and extracurricular activities are also taken into account by the Applications Committee.   

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2253 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2253 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Erasmus Mundus student scholarships

Living costs for Tilburg

700 - 1100 EUR /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.

Our partners

Children's Literature, Media and Culture
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