At Louvain-la-Neuve
60 credits - 1 year
Day schedule - In French
Programme acronym: LAFR2M1
Francophone Certification Framework : 7
Dissertation/Graduation Project : YES
Internship : NO
Activities in English: NO
Activities in other languages : NO
Activities on other sites : NO


This master can be completed in one year and offers advanced training in the field of French and Latin studies, in particular in relation to linguistics and literature.

Depending upon the electives they choose, the students will acquire more specialised skills, either in the field of French or the field of Latin.

Your profile


  • have a Bachelor’s degree in letters and have solid general, literary and historical knowledge in Latin and French ;
  • have established your liking for literary or linguistic issues and are looking for a training course that offers you the possibility of improving your skills in these subjects.
Your future job

Students of this course perform a variety of roles for which their education has provided them with the necessary polyvalence, precision and capacity to learn.

They become teachers, researchers, book retailers, journalists and advisors; they work in communication, expert assessment or the civil service, and perform roles in the finance and voluntary sectors, etc.. They organise events, create publications and manage document resources, etc..

Your programme

The programme consists of

  • core courses (45 credits), consisting of courses in Latin language, French linguistics, Latin literature, French literature, the reception of classical culture and the final year's work;
  • an option (15 credits) in Latin language and literature or in French language and literature.