PhD PROGRAM – COURSE CURRICULUM

PhD PROGRAM – COURSE CURRICULUM
Fall Term
1st Semester

Code Course ECTS Course type
AKE 6001 American Studies Methods and Theory 8 Required
AKE 6003 Advanced Research Methods 8 Required
AKE 6002 Advanced Studies in American Novel I 7 Elective
AKE 6005 Special Topics in American History and Culture 7 Elective
AKE 6007 Seminar in American Studies 7 Elective
AKE 6009 Language and Culture 7 Elective
AKE 6011 Major American Writers and Their Schools I 7 Elective

Spring Term
2nd Semester

Code Course ECTS Course type
AKE 6004 Comparative Literature 10 Elective
AKE 6006 Literary Criticism 10 Elective
AKE 6008 Major American Writers and Their Schools II 10 Elective
AKE 6010 Ecofeminism 10 Elective
AKE 6012 American Travel Literature 10 Elective
AKE 6014 Studies in American Idea and Thought 10 Elective

Fall Term
3rd Semester

Code Course ECTS Course type
AKE 6013 Literary Trends in American Literature 8 Elective
AKE 6015 Women Travel Writers 8 Elective
AKE 6017 Religion in American Literature 8 Elective
AKE 6019 Advanced Studies in American Novel II 8 Elective
AKE 6021 Ecocriticism 8 Elective
AKE 6023 The Novel in World Literature 8 Elective
AKE 6098 Field Study 6 Required