University of California - Berkeley



University Of California, San Francisco

Mission Bay 1700 4th Street, Byers Hall Suite 216, Box 0775

San Francisco, CA 94720

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program is designed to provide graduate students with a competent knowledge of both the materials of folklore and the various methods of studying these materials. The program is an interdisciplinary one in which faculty members from both the humanities and the social sciences participate. The scope of the courses is international. However, students may specialize in a particular genre, e.g., folktales, or in a particular area such as Russian folklore.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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