In order to pass the Mono-Master study program in Literary Studies, at least 120 ECTS credits from the program must be completed, at least 50% of the modules have to be graded, including the master thesis with 30 ECTS credits. At least 60 ECTS credits have be earned from the courses offered by the University of Zurich.

In addition, modules must be selected from the following module groups according to the following rules:

Program structure Requirements Achievements
Literature and Literary Studies Now all P modules and at least 3 additional ECTS credits  P, WP
Literature, Arts, Media at least 42 ECTS Credits WP, W
Literature, Knowledge, Culture  WP, W
Further Philological Explorations   WP, W
Language and Media Practice    WP, W
Other Curricular Modules   WP, W
Final Modules all P modules P
  at least 27 additional ECTS credits of free choice within the program

P: Pflichtmodul (Mandatory Module) | WP: Wahlpflichtmodul (Mandatory Elective Module)| W: Wahlmodul (Elective Module)