Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Areas of specialisation

  • Russian Literature
  • Literary Theory
  • Folklore Studies and Mythology


  • History and Methods of Folklore Studies
  • History of Russian Philosophy
  • Concepts of Modern Literary Theory
  • Methods of Field Research
  • Fundamentals of Analysis of Traditional Text
  • Fundamentals of Comparative Studies
  • Palaeography and Textual Criticism
  • Poetics of Old Russian Literature
  • Development of Russian Literature: 11th–20th Centuries
  • Semantics and Pragmatics of Folklore
  • Text Semiotics
  • Modern Russian Literature
  • Medieval Russian Novellas
  • Textology and Source Studies of Folklore
  • Textual Criticism of Modern Russian Literature
  • Theory and Practice of Scholarly Commentary
  • Theory of Literary Process
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Folklore and Ritual in Modern and Contemporary Culture



  • Educator (professional training, professional education and additional professional education)
  • Specialist in R&D organisation and management
  • Printed media employee
  • Broadcasting media employee
  • Media editor
  • TV presenter

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