For Current Students

The Department of Folklore offers three routes to the master's degree in Folklore:

The Department also offeres a doctoral degree in Folklore with courses, comps, and thesis:

There are often career reasons why a student will choose one or another of these routes. The department treats each route as an equivalent.

Folklore graduate courses: Fall 2022

For additional course infomation such as slot, room number, and instructor, see our upcoming courses database. 


Survey of Folklore Genres (FOLK 6010)

Course description forthcoming.


Field & Research Methods (FOLK 6020)

Course description forthcoming.


Folklore Theories (FOLK 6030)

Course description forthcoming.


Ethnography of Communications (FOLK 6260)

Course description forthcoming.


Ethnography of Belief (FOLK 6300)

Course description forthcoming.


Folklore And Gender (FOLK 6730)

Course description forthcoming.


Ethnography of Belief (FOLK 6300)

Course description forthcoming.