Research course

German Studies

Institution
Bangor University · School of Modern Languages
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A good honours degree with the ability to pursue research in a chosen field.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The School is able to offer supervision of postgraduate degrees by research in the following areas: contemporary Austrian literature; post-war German poetry; post-war Austrian society and politics; German romanticism; nineteenth-century women's writing in Germany; German/Spanish literary relations (19th century); east German history, society and politics; memory in contemporary Germany; monuments and memorials in Germany and Austria; space, place and identity in contemporary Germany; post-1945 and contemporary German literature and film; (generational) narratives of trauma and memory; representations of ageing, illness and death; translation and ideology; translation pedagogy; corpus-aided discourse analysis; German critical theory in translation.

Department specialisms

Austrian Studies, GDR literature

Fees and funding

The School offers international scholarships as well as fee remission scholarships for MA/PhD study each year.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Jordi Cornellà-Detrell
Email
j.cornella@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
01248 382130