Modern Literature

Major
Open to :
  • Applicants holding an undergraduate degree (Bachelor)
  • EU/EEA students
  • Non-european students
Language poficency requirements :
  • French: C1
Overview

The Modern litterature program offers high-level training to pursue a PhD.

Advanced general courses

This course associates three options:

  • French literature
  • French language
  • Comparative literature and literature from French-speaking countries.

This training makes it possible for students to choose opportunities in long-term research, with an excellent understanding of what this entails, while improving their chances at competitive entrance examinations.

Progressive specialization

The students can specialize in one of the three options through

  • writing two research theses (shorter in M1, then more advanced in M2),
  • a choice of seminars corresponding to the option chosen,
  • being part of one of the partner research teams (IHRIM, HiSoMa, CIHAM, ICAR, CERCC).

Part of the program taught in French / English

100% of the courses are taught in French

Subject(s)

Career opportunities after this course

  • Teaching in higher education and research, in France and abroad
  • Teaching in high school
  • Other careers in the public service (culture, history, administration) for which literature constitutes a very good initial training

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