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Master of Linguistics and Literature: English
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Important: Students following the Master of Linguistics and Literature cannot choose courses for languages they did not study for in the Bachelor.

Model Path

Besides the master thesis (18 ECTS-credits) and the free-choice elective (6 ECTS-credits), you also need to select 36 ECTS-credits out of the courses English offered below, of which at least one course on literature and at least one course on linguistics.

Master's thesis

Master project18sp1st/2nd sem.
Mortelmans, Tanja

English: literature

Select at least one course out of the following:

Beckett seminar6sp1st semester
Van Hulle, Dirk
Beloborodova, Olga
Stevens Seminar6sp2nd semester
Eeckhout, Bart
The American historical novel after 19506sp1st semester
Herman, Luc
New York City in Twentieth-Century Literature6sp2nd semester
Eeckhout, Bart
Michiels, Laura
Women Writers in Modern British Literature6sp2nd semester
Verhulst, Pim
Constructing Age in Modern Literature6sp1st semester
Joosen, Vanessa
Joyce Seminar6sp2nd semester
NNB, -
Eeckhout, Bart
Children's Literature Summer School6sp1st semester
Joosen, Vanessa

English: language/linguistics

Select at least one course out of the following:

Phonetics and phonology6sp2nd semester
Verhoeven, Jo
Curriculum and syllabus design6sp2nd semester
Van De Poel, Kris
Pragmatics6sp1st semester
Brisard, Frank
Language Variation and Change in Adults6sp2nd semester
Petré, Peter
English Sociolinguistics6sp2nd semester
De Wit, Astrid
Fieldwork in English Linguistics6sp1st semester
De Wit, Astrid
6sp2nd semester
Van Hulle, Dirk
Kestemont, Mike

Electives / Free-choice

Students choose 6 ECTS-credits from the courses belonging to the Master¹s programme in Linguistics and Literature on the condition that these courses are related to their Bachelor¹s language combinations.

Courses that belong to a different master¹s programme than ³Linguistics and Literature", including master¹s programmes organised by another Faculty, will first have to be approved by the Education Board.

Internship6sp1st/2nd sem.
Rousseau, Valerie
6sp1st/2nd sem.
Rousseau, Valerie