The MA in English covers literature and popular culture in their historical contexts from the sixteenth century to the present day, with a focus on literature post-1800. It provides you with the opportunity...Read more
To provide students with the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of English Literary Studies, enabling students to pursue specialised fields of study (via guided pathways...Read more
Reasons to study English MA at DMU:
Specialist areas of study
provide an opportunity to develop advanced English skills through expert supervision in a topic of your own choosing which you...Read more
Course descriptionThe MA in English Studies offers you the opportunity to focus on the areas of English literary studies that interest you the most, with modules covering literature and language from...Read more
Linguistics (with specialist pathways in English Language and Language Acquisition) MA
The Linguistics MA allows you to study phonology and syntax alongside a pathway of your choice in English Language or Language Acquisition The course, characterised by its flexibility, equips you with...Read more
Why choose this course
In a world of information overload and alternative facts, the ability to read between the lines is more valuable than ever. Studying English literature equips you with the skills to do this. ...Read more
MA English & Literary Media is a contemporary, modern English degree that emphasises the way that media and digital technology influence how we understand and engage with literature, literary texts and narratives. ...Read more
Our MA in English Literature offers an exciting and challenging course of graduate study covering a range of periods and genres from the Renaissance to the Contemporary.
During the course you...Read more
Why choose this course?
The MA English course aims to provide a stimulating intellectual environment that will enable you to build upon the interests and skills you acquired at undergraduate level. ...Read more
ABOUT THE COURSE
The MA English Literature focuses upon the study of literature within its historical context. The programme offers a unique opportunity for postgraduate students to develop expertise...Read more
MA English Literature is an open and flexible programme designed to give you the possibility of exploring the full diversity of English literature.
We want you to join in the debates over the nature...Read more
Be empowered to conduct advanced level research and and make effective use of manuscripts, archives and research libraries to examine how literature shapes public understanding. You will explore how text,...Read more
This innovative course combines cutting-edge 21st-century critical approaches with a range of literary and cultural texts and contexts from the 19th century onwards, enabling you to...Read more
English Literature PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
By pursuing research in English Literature at Birmingham, you will be joining a vibrant and dynamic research community thanks to the Department’s diverse research interests and approaches. ...Read more
Examine the theory and practice of English language teaching, and deepen your understanding of broader education-related topics, with our MA Education.
Acquire knowledge and skills in second language...Read more
The MA in Modern Welsh Writing in English is a uniquely compelling programme exploring the emergence of English language and literature within Wales.
Teaching is led by the Centre for...Read more
Who is it for?
City’s MA English will appeal to graduates from backgrounds in English, the Humanities, Creative Writing and other aligned disciplines who wish to develop their skills further at postgraduate level. ...Read more
Research an aspect of English literature (Renaissance to the present), language, critical theory or a combination of these. You work towards a 30,000 word dissertation on a topic agreed...Read more
Join our expert English Language team and research the extraordinary range of varieties and functions of this global language.
Advanced knowledge of phonetics and syntax coupled with...Read more
The MA in English (Creative Writing) focuses on prose fiction and scriptwriting; applicants interested in writing poetry are referred to the MA in Poetry: Creativity and Criticism. ...Read more