Master in Language Sciences

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Program Description

Master in Language Sciences

Ca' Foscari University of Venice


LM-39 (Linguistics)

Double / Joint Degree

Title Joint / Joint Master's Degree in Linguistics Inglese with Otto-Friedrich University - Bamberg (Germany); Karl-Franzens Universität - Graz (Austria); Pécsi TUDOMÁNYEGYETEM - Pécs (Hungary); Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7 (France.) Access: the notice of selection.

It 'also a convention with the Goethe University in Frankfurt, under which the two universities will recognize the selected students, the conclusion of the studies, the double title of "Master of Science in Language" (Ca' Foscari University of Venice) and "Master of Arts in Italienstudien" (Goethe University Frankfurt).

Access to Title Double / Double Degree provides a preliminary public selection of candidates.

Access mode

  • Free with evaluation of the minimum
  • (quota reserved for non-EU students residing abroad: 6 places, including 1 reserved for Chinese students residing in China, under the Marco Polo).

Admission requirements

Admission to the course requires the possession of further minimum curricular requirements and requested personale.È adequate preparation, possession of certified knowledge of English at least B2 level, will guarantee at the time of enrollment or to be established by graduation, depending on the chosen language.

Educational Goals

The Master of Science Programme provides advanced knowledge of language and culture in foreign language choice and ability to interact with multidisciplinary research groups and multicultural. Depending on the route chosen, the student will be able to deepen the historical and diachronic evolution of the language of your choice (philological / computer methods for interpreting and editing texts), thematic and educational tools for teaching Italian to foreigners and foreign languages ​​in Italian, the language tools for the analysis of the language and language acquisition disorders in case of deafness, the formal analysis of language, languages, cultures and literatures in the different stages of their development.

Languages ​​of which it is on teaching:

Albanian, Arabic, Czech, Hebrew, French, English, Italian Sign Language (LIS), Modern Greek, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian, Romanian, Russian, Serbian-Croatian, Spanish, German.

Curricula / paths

Curriculum Language Sciences

Curriculum Inglese linguistics (Joint Degree)

Professional Profiles

Graduates will have access to positions with high responsibility in the field of language education, cooperation and international institutions, public utilities aimed at intercultural communication services. Furthermore graduates can handle advanced research on language and on languages ​​at institutions and research laboratories; carry out coordination activities in the linguistic continuing education programs and hosting and training in Italian of foreign students in schools; provide expert advice in the areas of publishing and multimedia communication; perform Italian teaching activities for foreigners in Italian cultural institutes abroad; provide advice and specialized collaboration in medical research on language disorders and language disabilities; perform the profession of assistant communications for deaf people and the LIS expert.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Italian

Last updated May 3, 2016
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This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Oct. 2016
Full time
Start date Oct. 2016
Italy Venice
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