Studyportals
M.A. On Campus

British, American and Postcolonial Studies

University of Münster

24 months
Duration
Free
Free
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

This British, American and Postcolonial Studies program at the University of Münster course of studies includes literary and cultural studies, linguistics, and book studies as they relate to the English-speaking world.

Overview

Major field of study and exploratory focus

The areas covered by the programme comprise the core interests of literature, culture, and language in the English-speaking world from a historical and contemporary perspective. 

The British, American and Postcolonial Studies program at the University of Münster aim is to provide students with in-depth knowledge of and practical experience with specialist approaches and methods, and to facilitate the development of individual research interests and specializations. Integrated group projects, workshops and independent study modules further students´ academic research and social skills and encourage responsible, self-determined academic work.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Theoretical and applied linguistics
  • Pragmatics
  • Corpus linguistics
  • Global Englishes
  • Computer linguistics
  • British literature and culture from the Middle Ages to the present
  • American studies
  • African American studies/Black Diaspora
  • Postcolonial studies
  • Transnational literatures and cultures
  • Empire writing
  • Literary historiography
  • Gender, and ethnicity
  • Book studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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

  • The following documents are required for enrolment from first-time students, transfer students, returning students and students who wish to enrol in a new programme.
  • For locally restricted-admission degree programmes: printed and signed application of enrolment (written-form), along with the letter of admission  OR
  • For non-restricted degree programmes, continuing education programmes and doctoral programmes: printed and signed enrolment application  
  • Authenticated copy of your university entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur certificate)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • The semester fee is € 303 

Living costs for Munster

630 - 1000 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

British, American and Postcolonial Studies
-
University of Münster

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!