The course furnishes the student with the opportunity to pursue English literary studies at an advanced level, developing the skills and knowledge required for textual, theoretical and historical analysis...Read more
The MA/PGDip in English Literary Studies offers a number of special features. Some of the American Literature and Culture topics will engage with contemporary examples of American art and culture through field work. ...Read more
This programme is intended to look at the representation of particular cultural issues across a range of texts. You will be asked to consider the representation of a particular topic or concept in a range...Read more
This course is your chance to refine your critical skills through analysis of the literature and language of the modern period. During your time with us, you’ll learn in a lively research environment...Read more
The author Jane Austens lifetime (1775-1817) spans a fascinating period of British history and both she and her writings need to be understood in the context of her time. This course concentrates on the...Read more
The English Literature is a rewarding taught degree offering an exhilarating analysis of English Literature using texts from the long nineteenth century to the present day.
The degree focuses on historic...Read more
This innovative Shakespeare Institute programme allows you to study the performance history but also the way in which Shakespeare’s plays have been performed through history, up to the modern moment. ...Read more
This course is an exciting, long-standing, and successful academic course that benefits from the expertise of world-class academics, outstanding library resources, and a unique location with medieval roots in the legend. ...Read more
This programme is designed to provide students with a solid grounding in the literary, intellectual and aesthetic traditions of Ireland from the 18th century to the present day.
Graduates from these...Read more
This course give you the choice to study either an extensive range of literary genres, texts and approaches on the Open Pathway, or to explore in depth a field through one of seven specialist Pathways. ...Read more
This course explores the dynamic relationship between literary texts (both canonical and non-canonical) and the fascinating period from which they emerged. The Department of English is an ideal place...Read more
This course is an innovative programme that explores a rich variety of 20th- and 21st-century fiction. The programme is taught by a dynamic and experienced teaching team with research strengths in modern...Read more