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Master of Linguistics and Literature: Literary theory - English
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 English, wherein at least one course English 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 Literature and Culture 26sp2nd semester
Arbaiza, Diana

English linguistics and literature

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

Beckett seminar6sp1st semester
Stevens Seminar6sp2nd semester
Eeckhout, Bart
The American historical novel after 19506sp2nd semester
Herman, Luc
New York City in Twentieth-Century Literature6sp1st semester
Hanssen, Beatrice
Women Writers in Modern British Literature6sp2nd semester
Constructing Age in Modern Literature6sp1st semester
Joosen, Vanessa
Joyce Seminar6sp2nd semester
Children's Literature Summer School6sp1st semester
Digital Humanities Summer School6sp2nd semester
Van Hulle, Dirk
Kestemont, Mike
Phonetics and phonology6sp2nd semester
Verhoeven, Jo
Curriculum and syllabus design6sp2nd semester
Van De Poel, Kris
Pretorius, Marilize
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

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