German - Structured

NUI Galway


Course Name German - Structured
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1SPA1 1SPA2
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters PhD
Application Date 1SPA1 full-time, 1SPA2 part-time.

Structured PhD (German)—full-time
Structured PhD (German)—part-time
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Course Fee

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Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements Candidates should have an honours degree in German; Second Class Honours, Grade 1 minimum (or equivalent international qualification).
Comment Changes to programmes: Please note that there may be changes to course curriculum and delivery due to COVID-19. At all times, delivering on course learning outcomes whilst protecting the health and wellbeing of our students will be the priority. Updates on course delivery will be communicated to students and prospective students based on public health guidelines and advice.
Course Content

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The Discipline offers intense supervision in a wide area of German interests. Each student will be assigned a primary Supervisor(s) and a Graduate Research Committee made up of experienced researchers to plan their programme of study...

Research Areas Areas of interest:
Contemporary German literature and media
Gender Studies
Literature and psychology
Literary and cultural history of the dream
Autobiographical writing
Memory discourses
Literature and thought of German Enlightenment and Romanticism
GDR and post-Wende literature
Further Enquiries Professor H.-W. Schmidt-Hannisa
T +353 91 492 239
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