(2017/18) Full time: UK/EU: £9,450. Overseas: £18,420. Part time: UK/EU: £4,725. Overseas: £9,210
06 February 2017
The French Literature & Culture MA provides teaching based on research culture. Core module in research methodology and critical theory plus a wide choice of optional modules from Medieval Occitan to Contemporary French Women's Writing. Ideal preparation for research or careers in teaching, journalism, cultural management, financial sector and the EU.
- Unique range of modules across all periods of French and Francophone literature.
- Modules taught by established specialists in a department with a lively postgraduate culture
- Particular strengths in literary and critical theory and medieval French and Occitan literature.
The programme is centred around a core module in literary and critical theory. Optional modules reflect the research interests of staff and range from the Middle Ages to the present day (including modern French thought and Francophone literature), giving the programme a unique depth and range. Students also have the opportunity to take our innovative web-based modules in advanced French language as well as modules from other programmes.
- Course purpose -
For students seeking to further their knowledge of French literature and culture and/or to prepare for research.
- Course format and assessment -
All modules taught by seminar. Core module and optional modules assessed by extended essay. Compulsory dissertation of 12,000 words.
Research in our department or other institutions; careers in teaching, journalism, cultural management. Many of our students work in the European Union.
To study for a postgraduate degree at King’s College London is to study at the city’s most central university and at one of the top 21 universities worldwide (2016/17 QS World University Rankings). Graduates will benefit from close connections with the UK’s professional, political, legal, commercial, scientific and cultural life, while the excellent reputation of our MA and MRes programmes ensures our postgraduate alumni are highly sought after by some of the world’s most prestigious employers. We provide graduates with skills that are highly valued in business, government, academia and the professions.