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MA/PGDip Children's Literature (Distance Learning)

MA/PGDip Children's Literature (Distance Learning)

Overview This unique course allows you to study childrens literature in a flexible, part-time format from wherever you are in the world. You will explore the exciting and varied world of childrens literature...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree
  • Critical and Theoretical Perspectives- Core
  • Archives and Research- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Creative Dissertation- Core
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MA African Studies (Literature Pathway)

MA African Studies (Literature Pathway)

Overview The MA African Studies (Literature Pathway) enables students to engage critically with varied aspects of oral and written literatures in Africa. The MA programme is unique in the way that it...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,980 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,990 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,955 per year (UK)
  • Sci-fi and Afrofuturism in the African Novel (PG) (15 Credits)
  • Advanced Somali: Literature (PG) (15 Credits)
  • African Philosophy (PG) (15 Credits)
  • Philosophy and Decolonisation (PG) (15 Credits)
  • Dissertation in African Studies (60 Credits)
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MA Illustration and Graphic Novel

MA Illustration and Graphic Novel

In recognition of the expansive nature of illustration, we are intending to bring together our MAs in Illustration and Graphic Novel. This will encourage students to engage in critical discourse to support...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,450 per year (UK)

PhD Postgraduate research in English Language and Literature

PhD Postgraduate research in English Language and Literature

Why choose this course? The School of Humanities offers a vibrant environment for MPhil/PhD students, who will have the opportunity to work with enthusiastic, experienced and internationally renowned members of staff. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 8 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

MA Medieval and Early Modern Textual Cultures, 1381-1688

MA Medieval and Early Modern Textual Cultures, 1381-1688

You will read widely across the boundary between medieval and Renaissance cultures and interrogate that boundary itself to understand its historical and conceptual origins and reflect on how it continues...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,900 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,450 per year (UK)

Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture MA

Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture MA

Join us to explore the dynamic relationship between literary texts of the long 19th century (1789-1914) and the fascinating culture from which they emerged. Course overview Our MA offers a rich interdisciplinary...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 6,885 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Special Author(s)/Topic(s)- Core
  • Nineteenth-Century Culture- Core
  • Research Methods- Core
  • Nineteenth-Century Literature: The Canon and Beyond- Core
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Contemporary Literatures MA

Contemporary Literatures MA

Intro This master’s degree celebrates and debates global contemporary literatures, literary cultures and history. At Brighton, we believe that humanist engagement in contemporary issues demands engaged...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,866 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Communities of Practice (placement)- Core
  • Writing Black Britain- Core
  • Literatures and the Contemporary World- Core
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Comparative Literature PhD

Comparative Literature PhD

Overview With literary specialists across the range of eight languages taught in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, the University of Liverpool is ideally positioned to provide varied supervision...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

Critical and Cultural Theory MA

Critical and Cultural Theory MA

Overview This postgraduate degree takes a philosophical, theoretical and historical approach to cultural studies, exploring the work of cultural criticism, reception and production through new critical...Read more
(4.2)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 9,750 overall cost (UK)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,750 per year (UK)
  • Advanced Research Skills 2 (5 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Research Skills 1 (5 Credits) - Core
  • Cultural Theory (30 Credits) - Core
  • Cultural Studies: Dissertation (50 Credits) - Core
  • Cultural History (30 Credits) - Core
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English MA

English MA

Course overview 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 range...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 6,100 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • New Critical Perspectives on Literature and Culture- Core
  • Graduate Conference- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Research Skills and Methods- Core
  • Specialist Subject- Core
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English PhD

English PhD

OVERVIEW English offers pathways in Literary Studies, Creative Writing or Language and Linguistics. Proposals are welcomed in all areas from Medieval to Modern. Areas of expertise in a School that brings...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)

Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory MA

Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory MA

Why choose this course? On this Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory MA course youll study key works of critical theory in relation to the social and political problems of the present. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,560 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 8,560 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,708 per year (UK)
  • Philosophy Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Critique, Practice, Power (30 Credits) - Core
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Masters by Research English Literature

Masters by Research English Literature

About the programme A University of Hertfordshire research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 5,590 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 2,795 per year (UK)

Cultural and Critical Studies MA

Cultural and Critical Studies MA

Our MA Cultural and Critical Studies explores critical and cultural debates across disciplines in the arts and humanities, offering you the chance to examine work in a diversity of media, including print...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Key Concepts in Cultural and Critical Studies: Part 1 (30 Credits) - Core
  • Key Concepts in Cultural and Critical Studies: Part 2 (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation MA Cultural and Critical Studies (60 Credits)
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English Literature MA

English Literature MA

Overview MA English Literature is an exciting opportunity to study local and global literatures, from the Renaissance through to present day. Engaging with cutting-edge critical theories and through...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,600 per year (UK)

English MA

English MA

Overview The English MA offers the best of both taught and research-focused postgraduate courses, enabling you to concentrate on your chosen assessments and individual interests while training you in...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,560 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Conference Organisation and Presentation
  • Putting Methods into Practice
  • Developing Your Project
  • Dissertation
  • English Research Training
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MPhil Literature

MPhil Literature

Our Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies offers supervision for PhD Literature in all fields of staff research interest, which includes a wide range of expertise in different literatures...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 5,630 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Part time degree: 2,815 per year (UK)

MA Global Literatures and Cultures

MA Global Literatures and Cultures

Overview Interpret and analyse complex textual and cultural artefacts using a range of skills desired by employers Work with leading scholars to explore the works of literature, art and thought that...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,750 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation by Practice in Global Literatures and Cultures (60 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation in Global Literatures and Cultures (60 Credits) - Core
  • Key Concepts for Global Literatures and Cultures (30 Credits) - Core
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Scottish Literature MRes

Scottish Literature MRes

The University of Glasgow hosts the only academic unit in the UK exclusively dedicated to the teaching and research of Scottish Literature. OVERVIEW Scottish literature fulfils a unique role at the...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

Modern and Contemporary Literature (and optional Creative Writing) MA

Modern and Contemporary Literature (and optional Creative Writing) MA

Course description This course combines an intensive introduction to twentieth century and contemporary literature with detailed examination of individual writers and texts. You will develop a detailed...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Modern Literature and Theory 2- Core
  • Research Methods and Writing Skills- Core
  • Modern Literature and Theory 1- Core
  • Critical Dissertation
  • Creative Dissertation
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About Postgraduate Literature

A postgraduate degree in English Literature allows students to develop their knowledge of a specific literary genre or era. There are many different course options available to

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