Research course

Italian Studies

Institution
Bangor University · School of Modern Languages
Qualifications
MPhil/PhD

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The School of Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in Italian Studies. The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate student support. Depending on the chosen research area, students will be assigned one or two supervisors and are guaranteed full access to computing facilities (including translation memory software), library provision and all School resources including the film library. There is a dedicated postgraduate study area within the School which students are encouraged to use as often as they can.

Research Areas

Our academic staff in Italian Studies can offer MPhil/PhD supervision on a wide variety of topics, a selection of which are listed below:

  • Contemporary Italian History
  • Italian mafias, religion and the Church
  • Memory and Trauma Studies
  • Women and Italian organised crime
  • Cultural representation of violence
  • Personal Narrative Performance
  • Identity and power in social interactions.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil/PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgraduate@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1248 383717