[TFLA-list] Graduate teaching assistantships in French available for 2013-2014 - University of North Texas

Koop, Marie-Christine koop at unt.edu
Tue May 14 10:36:43 EDT 2013


Dear Colleagues,

The Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of North Texas has a few graduate teaching assistantships left for the 2013-2014 academic year. If you are interested in pursuing an M.A. in French, please apply for graduate admission and for an assistantship following the directions below.

Graduate courses may be completed during the academic year and the French Summer Institute in June.

Truly yours,

Marie-Christine Koop
Professor of French
Director, French Summer Institute
Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
University of North Texas
1155 Union Circle #311127
Denton, Texas 76203-5017
U.S.A.
Tel: (940) 565-2404
Fax: (940) 565-2581
koop at unt.edu

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GRADUATE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: (1) GRE scores (no minimum score required), (2) overall undergraduate GPA of 2.8 minimum, (3) 12 advanced undergraduate credit hours in French, (4) a one-page resume, and (5) a 250-word essay in French on professional goals.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE M.A. IN FRENCH: 36 graduate hours in the major
• Thesis option: 36 semester hours of course work including 6 hours of thesis (at least 24 hours in French).
• Non-thesis option: 36 semester hours of course work (at least 30 hours in French).
Credits may be earned through a combination of options: thesis, study in absentia (by correspondence), transfer credit or a minor field (6 credits maximum).
Graduate courses are offered in advanced French language, linguistics, literature, literary theory, culture and civilization, and teaching methodology.
For more information, please consult the M.A. Program Handbook at http://www.worldlanguages.unt.edu/sites/foreignlanguages.unt.edu/files/worldlanguages/MAProgramHandbook.pdf

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS
http://www.worldlanguages.unt.edu/employment/graduate-student-teaching-positions
1. Graduate assistantships in French are available, in exchange for teaching and/or research (stipend of $10,000-$12,000 per academic year in 2012-2013). Please apply through the web page above as soon as possible for the fall semester.
2. Scholarships and fellowships are available from the UNT Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid.
Note: Out-of-state residents who receive an assistantship or scholarship of at least $1,000 are eligible for in-state tuition.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
1. Apply for graduate admission at UNT at http://www.tsgs.unt.edu/admissions   (or http://international.unt.edu/howtoapply for international students) and have official transcripts of ALL college work and GRE scores (if available) sent to the Toulouse Graduate School. GRE scores must be submitted by the end of the first semester of study at UNT; students may therefore be admitted provisionally for the first semester without their GRE scores.
2. E-mail Dr. Marijn Kaplan (marijn.kaplan at unt.edu), the Graduate Advisor in French, (1) a one-page resume in English and (2) a 250-word essay in French on your professional goals.

Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
University of North Texas
1155 Union Circle #311127 - Denton, TX 76203-5017
Tel: (940) 565-2404; http://www.worldlanguages.unt.edu




French graduate courses offered in Fall 2013:
• FREN 5460 17TH/18TH-C. EPISTOLARY NOVEL, Wednesday 5:00 pm-07:50 pm. Instructor: Dr. M. Kaplan
   Some online instruction - Hybrid course.
• FREN 5540 20TH-C. FRENCH NOVEL, Tuesday 5:00 pm-07:50 pm. Instructor: Dr. M. Sirvent
• FREN 5720 CONTEMPORARY FRANCE, Thursday 5:00 pm-07:50 pm. Instructor: Dr. M-C Koop
   Some online instruction - Hybrid course. Students who are unable to be present in class may attend the course
   online via skype under certain conditions.
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