University Master's Degree in Comparative Literature: Literary and Cultural Studies

Pioneering programme with a multidisciplinary perspective with which creatively to solve current issues related to the study of literature and culture within a contemporary multicultural context 

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  • UAB University Master's Degree
  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Course begins on 27/09/2022
  • Beginning of the pre-enrolment period 13/01/2023
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  • Pre-registration period: Open
  • Places: 40 places
  • Price: €27.67 per credit (EU citizens and non-EU holding an EU residence permit). 2022/23 Academic year.
    €75 per credit (non-EU citizens who do not hold an EU residence permit). 2023/24 Academic year.

  • Language: Lectures will be held in Catalan or Spanish.

  • Mode: Classroom-based learning

  • Teaching centre: Faculty of Arts and Humanities
The master's degree in Comparative Literature: Literary and Cultural Studies adopts an interdisciplinary perspective to train students in one of the most active fields in humanistic studies today: comparative literature and, in general, studies on present-day culture, using a predominantly text and discourse-based approach

This programme is addressed to those students interested in becoming highly qualified researchers in the field of comparative literature from a multidisciplinary perspective in which literature is related to other cultural maifestations such as cinema, comic books, art, television fiction and cyber culture.

Career options

Although this master's degree is oriented towards research and advanced training, it is also useful in a professional context, such as publishing, editing, cultural management, teaching of supra-national literature and culture, or even translation or cultural mediation, two activities of special importance in the new social context resulting from globalisation.

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