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German Language and Literaturefull time

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Osnabrück

    Location

  • July 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    11 days left (EU), 11 days left (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study

German Studies

Target group

Graduates of a Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in the subject of German Studies

Annotation

The content of the Master's course reflects the research profile of German Language and Literature at Osnabrück, which deals with German literature, language and culture within a European context and combines modern and ancient German literature with the literature of the Early Modern Era as well as German linguistics. In this respect, the schedule of studies is determined by modules on modern German literature (German literature in the context of European literature \; interpretation, edition and history of science) on Early Modern Era and ancient German literature (German literature of the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Age \; interpretation, edition and history of science) as well as linguistics (language structure). The study of the literature of the Early Modern Era allows, amongst other things, connections to be made to the key research areas of the Institute for Cultural History of the Early Modern Era at the Universität Osnabrück.The Master's degree opens up the opportunity to do a doctorate and, with the appropriate course planning/fulfilment of the relevant requirements, admission to any possible doctorate\; In accordance with this for the PhD programme on Migration Research and Intercultural Studies at the Universität Osnabrück.The degree also qualifies students for vocational and professional fields of activity in publishing companies, archives, libraries, museums, publications, editorial offices, writing features, in the field of adult education, scientific organisations, in politics and management consultancies.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Bachelor's or equivalent degree in German Studies with a German Studies component of at least 63 credit points\; proof of proficiency in two foreign languages, usually one of them being English at level B1 for the first foreign language and A2 for the other according to the CEFR\; knowledge of Latin within the scope of the Latinum is required for access to certain epoch specialisations.

Lecture period
  • 04.04.2023 - 09.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 03.02.2024

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Expired

    Multi-subject Master's degree courses until 15.02.2023

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    Expired

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Expired

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    with the online process; For the Master’s degree of Education in Teaching Qualification extension subjects, as well as for the Master of Education in Teaching Qualification at Vocational Schools in the subject areas of Health Sciences/Nursing Sciences/Cosmetology/Social Pedagogy, the deadline is 15/08/2022. For information on vacant study places and extended deadlines, see uos.debewerben

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.05.2023 - 15.06.2023

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    15.05.2023 - 15.06.2023

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    as per letter of acceptance

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

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