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This interdisciplinary degree allows the investigation of diverse aspects of literature, cinema, history of art, and cultural history. The Centre for European Studies at UCL is unique in offering graduate students the opportunity to investigate Europe in its entirety, from European integration and public policy to European cinema and poetry. What and how will I learn? The programme aims to equip students with the skills, methods, concepts and theories essential for most fields of European culture, society and thought, ranging across the events, traditions and texts of the entire continent. Students learn how to present material effectively, to analyse texts critically and to construct coherent arguments. Degree Structure Students undertake courses to the value of 180 credits. Two pathways are offered: taught and research. Taught: Core course (20 credits), optional courses (100 credits), dissertation (60 credits). Research: Optional courses (80 credits), dissertation (100 credits). A Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits, full-time nine months or part-time two years) is offered. Core Modules Topics in Cultural Studies (Taught Pathway Only) Dissertationreport All MSc students undertake an independent research project which culminates in a dissertation of 12,000 words (taught pathway) or 25,000 words (research pathway). Options Theoretical Issues in History and Literature Modern Literary Theory Practice and Methodology of Comparative Literature Social Theory Topics in Cultural Studies (research pathway only) Graduate Courses from the Faculty of Arts Graduate Courses from the Faculty of Humanities Graduate Courses from the Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences Further details available on subject website: http:www.ucl.ac.ukcesprogrammesculture.htm The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials. All students receive guidance on how to identify, locate and use material available in libraries and archives. Students are assessed through a combination of coursework in the form of essays, unseen written examinations and the dissertation. Why should I study this degree at UCL? The Centre for European Studies at UCL is in a unique position to combine a broad programme of study that unites the arts, humanities, and social and historical sciences, with immediate and easy access to the unrivalled cultural treasures and library holdings of London. The central London location offers easy access to the British Library, British Museum, Institute of Germanic and Romance Studies, German Historical Institute, Goethe Institute, Institut Fran+?ais, and other similar research and cultural centres. Less than three hours away from Brussels and Paris, nowhere enjoys such a range of resources and such a favourable location for the study of Europe. Your future career The MPhil and PhD degrees often follow on from a Master's programme: both the taught and research pathways of the MAs offered by the Centre for European Studies are intended to allow this type of progression, as well as standing as degrees in their own right. Many graduates of the programme have gone on to further study at UCL and other institutions, including the University of Edinburgh, London Consortium, Birkbeck College and the Louvre Museum. First career destinations of recent graduates include: Association for Jewish Refugees: Transcriber in Research Berlinverlag: Traineeship in Publishing Entry Requirements A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. How to apply UCL does not have a general closing date for receipt of applications for graduate study, but applicants are advised to apply as early as they are able. Candidates applying for UCL Scholarships or AHRC funding should submit their general application in good time. Who can apply? The programme is designed for students who wish to pursue a wide range of interests within a flexibl

This interdisciplinary degree allows the investigation of diverse aspects of literature, cinema, history of art, and cultural history. The Centre for European Studies at UCL is unique in offering graduate students the opportunity to investigate Europe in its entirety, from European integration and public policy to European cinema and poetry. What and how will I learn? The programme aims to equip...

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