Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.
A Masters Degree in American Studies delivers an interdisciplinary education for individuals seeking to expand on their liberal arts knowledge and background. A master's in American Studies allows students to gain a well rounded understanding of American culture, politics and society. Future occupations of a master's degree in American Studies graduate include research for higher education institutes in the U.S., the teaching of American Studies, public communications coordinators for major American organizations, as well as professions in U.S. media and publishing.
There are more than four thousand higher education organizations in Europe, from leading research institutions to small, teaching-focused universities. Europe itself is not as much different than other continents, reaching from the Arctic Circle to the coast of Africa.
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This Second Cycle Degree Programme provides advanced knowledge of the languages, literatures and cultures of European, American and postcolonial countries, promoting cross-cultural perspectives within a solid background in humanities. [+]
The Masters degree in English Language, Literature and Culture prepares students for a wide range of careers where English is the working language as well as for specific careers within English Studies. [+]