French - Research

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name French - Research
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 26865 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral at UK Level 8  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date

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Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

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Duration A PhD programme runs for 3-4 years full-time or 6-8 years part-time. Students can apply for a writing up year should it be required
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Research Degrees (PhD/MPhil/MD/Professional Doctorates)

The normal minimum requirement for admission to a research degree programme is an Upper Second Class Honours Degree from a UK or ROI Higher Education Provider or an equivalent qualification a...


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Students are integrated into a very lively interdisciplinary research culture, have access to state of the art facilities including the McClay Library and the Graduate School.

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Course Content

Expand+Programme Overview
French and Francophone Studies are part of the Modern Languages research cluster which provides a vibrant environment for both disciplinary and interdisciplinary scholarship. Recognised as a centre of excellence for research into ...

Research Areas

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Associated Research
Nineteenth, Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature
Travel Writing
Text and Image
Medical Humanities
Postcolonial Cultures
Caribbean literature and theory
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Assessment Method

Expand+Students will meet regularly with their supervisor(s), who will provide written and oral feedback; a formal assessment process takes place annually.

This Annual Progress Review requires students to present their work in writing and orally to a p...

Careers or Further Progression Introduction
Many of our PhD graduates have moved into academic and research roles in Higher Education in the UK, France, the Middle East and Australia, while others have secured posts in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (UK), and in the education sector more broadly. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability.
Further Enquiries People teaching you
Dr. Claire Moran 
School of Arts, English and Languages - Senior Lecturer
Modern Languages

Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 3147
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