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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Literature Cultural Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MA in Literature and Digital Culture aims to develop participants’ understanding of the role of literature in digital culture, examining both the impact of new media technologies on literary form and content and the importance of literature in shaping the contemporary digital landscape.

The degree will address the cultural importance of digital literacy and explore the changing nature of reading and writing in an age of ubiquitous digitalisation. It will equip participants with an understanding of how digital processes are impacting on and transforming culture which will be invaluable for those wanting to update their knowledge of current digital theory and practice and those aiming for careers in the arts and humanities sectors of the knowledge economy such as teaching, libraries, museums and galleries, media production, etc.

Progression Routes:

As a result of their study and experience on the MA Literature and Digital Culture, successful students will be able to progress their academic learning by undertaking further study on Ph.D programmes via the University of Hull or other HE institutions.

Career Opportunities:

Teachers, lecturers and education professionals

Librarians

Professional writer, editor or proof-reader

Art, design and culture professionals.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP

Modules

This module explores critical theoretical approaches to technicity and digitalisation.
Dissertation/Project

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You'll need to have: As a result of their study and experience on the MA Literature and Digital Culture, successful students will be able to progress their academic learning by undertaking further study on Ph.D programmes via the University of Hull or other HE institutions.