Graduate

Key

Research programmes

Taught programmes

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Modes

  • FT / Full-time
  • PT / Part-time (over two years)
  • FX / Flexible mode of study available (up to five years)
  • DL / Distance-learning mode available

European Languages, Culture and Society


The School of European Languages, Culture and Society comprises six departments – Dutch, French, German, Italian, Scandinavian and Spanish and Latin American Studies – and several interdepartmental programmes. In any given year, the school teaches 100 Master’s students and 50 graduate research students.

Graduate programmes focus on the literatures, linguistic traditions, history, sociology, philosophy, art, film, and other cultures associated with the languages taught in the school. The school has five principal research themes: visual culture, trauma, crime, borders and the Book, and welcomes research applications in these fields.


Student/staff ratios

  • 56 staff
  • 100 taught students
  • 45 research students

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Staff View

"London offers unparalleled resources for all researchers and UCL is fortunate in being just round the corner from the British Library, British Museum and the Wellcome Trust."

Professor Bas Aarts

Professor of English Linguistics

Subject: English, Faculty: Arts and Humanities

Staff View

"Through teaching, I am concerned with the ways in which the contemporary painter considers, believes or understands that knowledge of methods and materials is relevant to the creative process."

Jo Volley

Senior Lecturer

Subject: Fine Art - Slade School, Faculty: Arts and Humanities