The Master's programme Romance Studies will start in the winter semester 2020/21. The programme focusses on the individual philologies (German Studies, English Studies, Romance Studies, Slavic Studies/Russian Studies). By choosing the language of concentration, you will gain a deeper insight into the language, its cultural area and its literature.
The Master's programme aims to deepen the skills taught in the B.A. Romance Studies. The new practical courses are particularly future-oriented. In addition to project-based seminars, a practical module is firmly integrated into the curriculum. This can be completed both in Germany and abroad. You will acquire optimal linguistic and professional skills and will be prepared your future professional area (e.g. publishing houses, diplomatic service, advertising, media, film, etc.).
Duration of studies
4 semesters - 120 Credits Points
Composition of the Study Programme
- Composition of the Study Programme
Duration of Studies
4 Semesters - 120 Credit Points (CP)
Composition of the Study ProgrammeThe Master's programme is composed of
The programme provides qualifications for a wide range of professional fields in business, publishing, public sector employers, the media, etc.
- a Romance studies major
- a minor subject
Major subjectsIn the Romance Studies major, you will deal with literary and cultural studies and linguistics.
The following main subjects are offered:
- Hispanic studies / Spanish
- French studies / French
- Portuguese studies / Portuguese
The following minor subjects are offered:
- Anglophone Studies
- Art history
- Political Science
Commencement of studies
only in the winter semester
Application / Enrolment
This year, other application and enrolment deadlines may apply.
Please refer to this page for information on the deadlines.
- More Information1
Examination- and study regulations
Please note that only the German version of the modules is offical and legally binding. The english Version is for informative purposes only.)
Courses offered in the course catalogue
- (in German)
- More Information2
- Study counseling
- English Studies
in the department of English
Philosophikum I, Haus B, Otto-Behaghel-Strasse 10, 35394 Giessen
- Romance studies
Philosophikum II, Haus G
in the department of Romance
- Slavic studies
Philosophikum I, Haus D
in the department of Slavic Studies
Contact persons in the department of Economics
Licher Strasse 62
- English Studies