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Master of Linguistics and Literature: Literary theory - Dutch
Academic year :
Important: students in this master cannot take courses in other languages than those taken in the bachelor.

The students take, in addition to the master's thesis (18 credits), electives (6 credits), Theory of Literature (12 credits), creative writing and literary course of the followed languages from the bachelor (6 credits) and 18 credits for Dutch, wherein at least one course Dutch literature and linguistics one course should be followed.

Master's thesis

Master project18sp1st/2nd sem.
Mortelmans, Tanja

General literary theory

Two courses to choose:

Writers at work: Textual Genetics and Text editing6sp2nd semester
Readers at Work: Post-Classical Narratology6sp1st semester
Herman, Luc

Creative writing and literary section of the followed languages ​​from the bach

6 credits to choose: creative writing and literary section of the followed languages ​​from the bachelor

Creative Writing: The Narrative Essay6sp2nd semester
Herman, Luc
Austrian 20th century literature6sp1st semester
Liska, Vivian
Constructing Age in Modern Literature6sp1st semester
Joosen, Vanessa
Contemporary trends in French literary criticism6sp1st semester
Schuerewegen, Franc
Contemporary Dutch literature6sp1st semester
Absillis, Kevin
Spanish-language texts Literature and Culture 26sp2nd semester
Arbaiza, Diana

Dutch linguistics and literature

18 ECTS-credits to choose of which at least one course in literature and one course in linguistics

Chivalric Rom. in Middle Dutch6sp1st semester
Sleiderink, Remco
Religious literature in the Middle Ages and in the early modern period6sp2nd semester
Schepers, Kees
Mystical authors6sp1st semester
Faesen, Robert
Fraeters, Veerle
Arblaster, John
Renaissance literature and culture6sp1st semester
Meeus, Hubert
From scaffold to theatre: theatre in the Low Countries from the 17th till the 20th century6sp2nd semester
Meeus, Hubert
Broken time: Dutch Literature during World War II6sp1st semester
Humbeeck, Kris
Contemporary Dutch literature6sp1st semester
Absillis, Kevin
A crumbling evening country? The image of Europe in Dutch literature6sp2nd semester
Debergh, Gwennie
Speaking and hearing6sp2nd semester
Verhoeven, Jo
Gillis, Steven
Faes, Jolien
Sense and meaning6sp1st semester
Nuyts, Jan
Discourse6sp2nd semester
Nuyts, Jan
Language contact and language dynamics6sp2nd semester
Vandekerckhove, Reinhild
Psycholinguistics6sp1st semester
Sandra, Dominiek
Language acquisition6sp1st semester
Gillis, Steven
Faes, Jolien

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
Scientific internship6sp1st/2nd sem.
Rousseau, Valerie