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Learning Opportunity: Literacy Studies - Master's Degree Programme

Literacy Studies - Master's Degree Programme

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Is the book an endangered species? Are text messages destroying the English language? How do children learn to read and write? What does reading do to your minds?
Literacy Studies is defined as the study of reading, writing and the written text in a social and cultural context. This master's programme focuses on literacy studies in an English-speaking context, and includes literary, linguistic and educational approaches.
The programme provides high-quality instruction in an intimate but dynamic research environment with many international links.

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4 semester(s)

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A Bachelor´s degree with a specialization of at least 80 ECTS credits in English language and/or literature is required. 30 of the 80 ECTS credits must be at advanced level.

Proficiency in English on an advanced level is required and must be documented. For more information, please visit the programme's website.



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Universitetet i Stavanger
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Qualifications Awarded

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Master in Literacy Studies

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Kjell Arholms gate 41, 4021 Stavanger

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Norway - Agder og Rogaland