Exploration of French culture and film, literature and poetry, politics, society and philosophy from medieval times to the present day.
At a Glance
- Degree Qualification
- MLitt or PhD
Based in the School of Language, Literature, Film and Visual Culture, our research programmes in French are distinguished for research on twentieth-century literary theory, cultural studies, comparative literature, Francophone studies, Early Modern literature, language-teaching methodology, and medieval studies. We have long-standing links with other programmes, particularly Philosophy, English, Film and Art History.
French research is centred on staff research interests and is integrated across research centres, such as:
Aberdeen Global Scholarship (EU)
The Aberdeen Global Scholarship is open to European Union (EU) students.
This is a £2,000 tuition fee discount available to eligible self-funded Postgraduate Masters students who are classed as International fee status and are domiciled in the EU, plus another £3,000 discount for eligible Postgraduate Masters students who would have previously been eligible for Home fees (Scottish/EU) fee status.View Aberdeen Global Scholarship
Applicants to the MPhil or PhD must provide a detailed research proposal and two academic references from their most recent academic institution.
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School of Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture
University of Aberdeen