Master's Degree in Language Sciences

General

Program Description

LANGUAGES

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

CURRICULA

• English Linguistics (Double Degree) (taught in Italian and English)

• Language Sciences (taught in Italian OR English)

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates are prepared for work in linguistic education, international cooperation and international institutions and public services related to cross-cultural communication. Possible career opportunities include:

• Translator

• Interpreter

• Linguist or philologist

• Language teacher

• Media researcher

• Consultant for multimedia publishing and communication

• Italian Sign Language expert

• Researcher

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND ADMISSION

• Candidates must be assessed to confirm their possession of the minimum curricular and experiential requirements.

• The English Linguistics curriculum has a separate admission procedure; please see the programme web page for details.

• The Language Sciences path requires a certified B2-level knowledge of English.

• For the other paths and curricula, a certified B2-level knowledge of Italian and a certified B2-level knowledge of English is required.

DOUBLE/JOINT DEGREES AVAILABLE

European joint master English and American Studies: Otto-Friedrich Universität – Bamberg (Germany); Karl-Franzens Universität – Graz (Austria); Pécsi Tudományegyetem – Pécs (Hungary); Université Paris Diderot – Paris 7 (France). The selection procedure is managed by a consortium through a dedicated portal.

Double degree with the Goethe-Universität (Germany). Ca’ Foscari issues a yearly call for applications for this double degree programme.

COURSES INCLUDE:

  • Psychological Aspects Of Language Education
  • English Language
  • Germanic Philology
  • Comparative Syntax
  • Germanic Philology
  • Theories Of Language Education

ACCESS TO FURTHER STUDIES

Professional Master’s Programmes (1st level and 2nd level) and PhD programmes.

Last updated July 2019

About the School

Originally established in 1868 as the first Business School in Italy, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is a modern university, which encompass a vast and varied array of undergraduate and graduate deg ... Read More

Originally established in 1868 as the first Business School in Italy, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is a modern university, which encompass a vast and varied array of undergraduate and graduate degrees, in addition to numerous PhD programmes and a wide selection of executive courses. Read less
Metropolitan City of Venice