English-Speaking Cultures: Language, Text, Media (Master)

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    English-Speaking Cultures: Language, Text, Media (Master)

Title on graduation
Master of Arts (M.A.)

Standard course length
4 Semester

Language of delivery

Application period (beginner)
winter semester: 01.05 - 15.07.

Open admission

Study description

The MA "English-Speaking Cultures: Language, Text, Media" is a programme for students with a background in English Studies, North American Studies, English Linguistics, Comparative Studies (with a focus on English Linguistics or Literatures and Cultures in English). Students can extend their previous studies within a highly flexible and research-based teaching programme and can specialize in one of the three profile areas: 1) British, North American and Postcolonial Literatures; 2) Linguistics: Varieties, Medialities and Applications (including language innovation, contact linguistics, multimodal linguistics, trans-, multi- and intermediality studies, language teaching and assessment); 3) British, North American and Postcolonial Cultural History. Students also develop specific competences in advanced communication by focusing on the use of English in the professional world, refining their investigation, presentation, and negotiation skills.

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