Research course

Modern Languages Audio-Visual

University of Birmingham · Department of Modern Languages

Entry requirements

Applicants will need to hold a Masters qualification at Merit level or above (or its international equivalent).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This programme gives you the opportunity to film and edit an hour-long documentary on your research, accompanied by a 30,000 word written defence on any research area related to Modern Languages in which we have expertise.

Research expertise includes Spanish cinema, medieval German texts, gender and sexuality in Italy, the translation of texts from Arabic, contemporary French poetry and European migration.

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Dr Conrad James