Minor studies is an optional part of BA study programmes. The volume of minor studies is 60 ECTS credits. Total student's workload of one semester is 30 ECTS credits. In 3rd-6th semesters minor studies take up 10 credits per semester and in 7th semester there are 20 credits designated for minor studies. The rest of the credits must be chosen in major studies. Students who choose a minor study programme study less electives in their major.
The posibility to study a minor study progamme is indicated in the plan of major studies. Students register for minor studies in the second semester of their first year. The registration is open from March 31 until May 31.
Which minor studies can you study at the Faculty of Philology?
|Minor study programme||Who can choose the programme?||Prerequisites||Is it required to know Lithuanian?|
|English Language||All students||English B2 or higher||No|
|Spanish Language and Culture||All students||None||No|
|Italian Language and Culture||All students||None||No|
|Latvian Studies||All students||None||Yes|
|Polish Philology||All students (Recommended for Philology students)||Polish B1 or higher||No|
|Polish Language and Culture||All students||Students can choose between beginners and advanced groups||No|
|Lithuanian Language||All students||Lithuanian B2 or higher||Yes|
|Lithuanian Literature||All students||Lithuanian B2 or higher||Yes|
|Latin and the Writings of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania||All students (Recommended for Humanities and Social sciences' students)||None||Yes|
|New Greek Language||All students (Recommended for Humanities and Social sciences' students)||None||Yes|
|French Language and Culture||All students||Students can choose between beginners and advanced groups||Yes|
|Russian Philology||Philology students||Russian B2 or higher||No|
|Russian Language||All students||Students can choose between beginners (Russian A2 or higher) and advanced groups||No|
|Old Greek Language and Helenistic Culture||All students (Recommended for Humanities and Social sciences' students)||None||Yes|
|Scandinavian Studies (Danish/Norwegian/Swedish/Finnish)||All students||None||No|
|Slavic Linguistics||Recommended for Humanities and Social sciences' students||Russian or Polish B1 or higher||No|
|German Philology||Philology students||German A2 or higher||No|
|German Language and Culture||All students||Students can choose between beginners and advanced groups||No|
Who can choose Minor studies?
It is possible to choose Minor studies for all students at the Faculty of Philology except those whose major study programme covers two languages and cultures: English and Another Foreign Language.
How long does the Minor studies take?
Minor studies begin from the 3rd semester and end in the 7th semester.
How can I register for Minor studies?
The registration takes place via is.vu.lt from March 31 until May 31.
Who can I consult if I have questions regarding Minor studies?
If you have any questions about Minor studies you can consult with the Head of your study programme committee or with people in the Study department (the Academic Consultant, the Coordinator of Minor Studies or the Vice-Dean for Studies).