Degree Type: 

Master of Philosophy


Department of French

Programme Duration: 

2 years (Standard Entry)

Modes of Study: 


Entry Requirements: 

Basically practitioners in GES and professionals from non-governmental organizations as well as the private sector.  Candidates must have a good first degree, at least a Second Class (Hons.) degree from a recognized University or an analogous institution.

Programme Structure

Level 500

First Semester

FRE 801: Research Methods
4 Credit(s)

The course aims at exposing students to new trends in research methodology in the area of Linguistics and Language Science in general.  It introduces students to different

types of research methods such as the empirical, participatory, quantitative and qualitative procedures.  The course also focuses on data management systems, structured

and semi-structured interviews as well as computer applications and analysis. Finally, it exposes students to skills in writing research proposals and information retrieval.