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MA Thesis Literary Studies



The Master thesis is the most important paper to be written at the end of the Master year. With the writing of that paper you have to show to be able to conduct scholarly research and to articulate your argumentation in a clear and convincing way.

Course objectives

To conduct independent scholarly research; to write a well argued and articulated essay, based on scholarly research.

Mode of instruction

Independent research under supervision of one of the professors

Assessment method


Reading list

Required reading: none, depends on the topic of the paper; to be discussed with the supervisor