University of Oregon

German

Address:

1585 E 13th Ave.

Eugene, OR 97403

United States

Phone:

1-541-346-5129

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A. - German;, Ph.D - German

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in German, which offers the master of arts (M.A.) and the doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees, concentrates on the analysis of literary and critical discourses, such as romanticism, idealism, historicism, psychoanalysis, expressionism, and criticism of ideology, that helped shape the European intellectual tradition.

The purpose of the graduate curriculum is to acquaint students with the history of German letters, to place this history in the European context, and to provide tools for a critical analysis of the discourses involved. This flexible program encourages comparative, theoretically oriented work.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999