Master [60] in Modern Languages and Literatures : German, Dutch and English

germ2m1  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

At Louvain-la-Neuve - 60 credits - 1 year - Day schedule - In french
Dissertation/Graduation Project : YES - Internship : NO
Activities in English: optional - Activities in other languages : YES
Activities on other sites : NO
Main study domain : Langues, lettres et traductologie
Organized by: Faculté de philosophie, arts et lettres (FIAL)
Programme acronym: GERM2M1 - Francophone Certification Framework: 7


This master can be completed in one year and allows students to develop “proficient user” level skills in their two chosen Germanic languages and to carry out scientific analyses of linguistic and literary texts.

Your profil


  • hold a bachelor’s degree;
  • have developed various communication, linguistic, literary and cultural skills in the two Germanic languages they wish to enrol in as part of the programme.
Your futur job

Other than teaching, young experts in Germanic languages increasingly find employment in the business sector (management, administration, etc.,); some become translators or interpreters, others journalists or copy editors; others still become managers, executive secretaries, book retailers, legal advisors, tour guides or even attachés in ministries.

Your programme

This course provides a good introduction to a scientific approach to linguistics and literature within one year. In addition, it allows students to cultivate their knowledge, know-how and communication skills as regards Germanic languages.