Degrees Offered: Ph.D., M.A.
D. Boccassini, H. Curat, R. Hodgson, A. Lamontagne, G. Onyeoziri-Miller, R. Sarkonak, C. Testa.
J. Castonguay-Bélanger, N. Frelick, S. N. Godfrey, F. Laroussi, C. Rouget.
P. Moran, A. -M. Rocheleau, W. G. Winder, G. Zhang.
Graduate French programs offer opportunities for advanced study in the language and literatures of France and Québec, as well as in African and Caribbean literatures in French.
The UBC Library and the Departmental Reading Room have extensive holdings in French.
The program makes available a list of courses to be offered as early as possible, usually in February of the preceding academic year.
Students admitted to the Ph.D. degree program normally possess an M.A. degree in French or a related area, with clear evidence of research ability or potential. Transfer from the M.A. to the Ph.D. program is permitted under regulations set by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and the Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies.
The Ph.D. program consists of coursework, a qualifying examination, comprehensive examination, the PhD thesis proposal defense, and research leading to a dissertation that is defended in a final oral examination. For details on regulations, visit the Department (fhis.ubc.ca/graduate-program-in-french/phd-in-french/).
Students admitted to the M.A. degree program normally possess a B.A. degree in French or a related area, and must meet the general admission requirements for master's degree programs set by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.
There are two options for the M.A.:
Department of French, Hispanic, and Italian Studies
797-1873 East Mall
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z1
Carol Schoenfeld, Graduate Student Support