CLASSICAL PHILOLOGY - FOCUS ON LATIN PHILOLOGY MA

Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät
Course Duration/ ECTS 4 Semesters / 120 ECTS
University degree Master of Arts (MA)
Faculty Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences
Department Classical Studies
Mode Full time
Study ID D 066 683
Admission Requirements In order to be admitted to the Master's course in Latin
Philology, students must hold a Bachelor's degree in a
related field from another accredited inland or international
institution of higher education.

What will I learn?

The MA course in Classical Studies with a focus on Latin philology provides an overview of the history and tradition of Latin literature from its beginnings up to the modern period, with regard to its roots in Greek literature and in the context of ancient history and the material culture of antiquity. Students hone their language skills, which will enable them to study Latin texts of different eras: They become acquainted with the range of modern methods of editing, commenting, and interpreting. A focus lies on critical editing, especially in the field of late antiquity, and includes a possible placement for students. 

Which career opportunities do I have?

Academic research and teaching at universities or non-university research centres; Digital Humanities projects; adult education and advanced education in the field of culture studies; museum work; publishing and library work; academic and literary translation; PR in the field of education and exhibitions, courses, excursions, tours and lectures; science journalism in the field of Classical Philology as well as cultures having a part in the reception of antiquity.

Why Salzburg?

Students may specialize in the fields of latinity of late antiquity and editorial philology (students can contribute to the University project "Corpus Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Latinorum")

How is the course structured?

Classical Philology Focus on Latin Philology MA

Interdisciplinary research orientation12 ECTS
Compulsory optional module Culture and Literary Studies12 ECTS
Compulsory optional module focusing on Latin Philology54 ECTS
Optional subjects12 ECTS
MA thesis and examination30 ECTS
Total120 ECTS

Contact

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