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MA in French Studies by Research

Duration: 1 year

Min. entry requirements: 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language: IELTS 7.0, Band B

The MA by Research is designed for students who wish to proceed directly to research without first taking a full taught MA programme. It can be taken as a preparation for PhD work. You will write a 40,000 word research thesis under the supervision of one or more subject specialists. The programme will be attractive to students who have already developed a very specific interest and skills in a particular area and/or who wish to work with particular members of the Department on their areas of expertise.

Research Interests

Medieval studies; Early-Modern studies; Eighteenth-century studies Nineteenth-century studies; Twentieth-century literature; philosophy, history and theory; Contemporary French and francophone literature, film, and thought; French cultural politics, political thought, and history; Queer theory; Holocaust studies; Post-colonialism; Literary theory; Comparative literature; Translation studies.

Research Degrees

Entry Requirements

MA by Research: 2:i undergraduate degree in a related subject

MPhil/PhD: 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and ideally a Master’s in a related subject

English Language Requirements
Band B (Band A, Hispanic Studies)

Application

All applications should be made online at www.warwick.ac.uk/go/pgapply

Applicants for research programmes are urged to contact the department before making an application.

Application Deadline

MA by Research: Applications are considered on a rolling basis.

MPhil/PhD: Candidates also applying for funding should take into account that early deadlines apply.

Tuition Fees
(2016/17 rates)

Home/EU:
Full-time £4,109, Part-time £2,465

Overseas (band 1):
Full-time £15,460, Part-time £9,276

Overseas (band 2):
Full-time £19,740, Part-time £11,844

Funding
For information on funding opportunities please visit The Graduate School.