Academic Year: 2018/2019
Level of qualification:
Master's degree programme
Ministerial Degree Code:
Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies, Ca’ Bembo, Dorsoduro 1075, 30123 Venice
For further information please contact the Department Teaching Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
Head of studies:
Prof. Carmel Mary Coonan (Teaching committee coordinator, email@example.com)
The Master’s Degree Programme in Language Sciences develops advanced linguistic and cultural understanding of the chosen foreign language and the ability to interact with multidisciplinary and multicultural research groups. According to the chosen programme, students will be able to examine in depth: the historic-diachronic evolution of the chosen language (philological/informatic methods for the interpretation and editing of texts); the themes and didactic tools for teaching italian as a foreign language and foreign languages to italians; linguistic tools for the analysis of obstacles to language and the linguistic acquisition in cases of deafness; the formal analysis of language; languages, culture and literature of different phases of their development.
Languages that are active for this programme:
Albanese, Arabic, Czech, Hebrew, French, English, Italian Sign Language (LIS), Modern Greek, Polish, Portuguese/Brazilian, Romanian, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, German.
- English Linguistics (Double Degree);
- Language Sciences (fully taught in English).
Joint Master’s Degree in English and American Studies with Otto-Friedrich Universität - Bamberg (Germany); Karl-Franzens Universität - Graz (Austria); Pécsi Tudományegyetem - Pécs (Hungary); Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7 (France). Admission: selection process.
Furthermore, a convention with the Goethe-Universität di Francoforte is active, according to which the selected students of the two universities will have, on the conclusion of studies, a Double Degree: a «Master’s Degree in Science Languages» (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice) and a «Master of Arts in Italienstudien» (Goethe-Universität di Francoforte).
Double Degree admission requires a public preliminary selection process of candidates.
Access to the programme:
Unlimited entry subject to assessment of minimum requirements.
Quotas for non-EU students residing abroad: 6 places, among which 1 is reserved for Chinese students residing in China, according to the Marco Polo Programme.
- English Linguistics. Can only be accessed through selection process;
- Double Degree «Master’s Degree in Science Languages» (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)e «Master of Arts in Italienstudien» (Goethe-Universität di Francoforte). Can only be accessed through selection process.
For further information
Degree programme website http://www.unive.it/pag/10964
How to apply https://apply.unive.it/