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MA Degrees in Literature

172 degrees at 77 universities in the UK.

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English Literature MA

English Literature MA

Overview Storytelling is part of every culture and reveals much about a person’s lived experience, values and aspirations within a given time. Studying the English Literature MA at Brunel gives you...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,735 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,365 per year (UK)
  • EN5605 - Dissertation- Core
  • EN5601 - Reading, Research and Writing- Core
  • EN5603 - A Literary Decade- Core
  • EN5602 - Postmillennial Literature- Core
  • EN5604 - Author(s) Study- Core
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MA English Literature

MA English Literature

Course Overview Whether undertaken for the continued love of literature, or for personal or professional development, studying our MA English Literature will help you gain a more confident critical voice,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • EL7019 - Research Methods: Traditional and Digital (30 Credits) - Core
  • EL7022 - MA English Literature Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • EL7021 - Critical Contexts (30 Credits) - Core
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MA Comparative Literature

MA Comparative Literature

Overview The opportunity to move from the familiar Euro-American literary canons into the fresh but less well known worlds of African and Asian literature is what attracts most students to this popular MA. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,980 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time day degree: 3,955 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: 5,990 per year (UK)
  • World Literature (PG) (15 Credits) - Core
  • Comparative Literature: Methodology and Critique (15 Credits) - Core
  • Intersecting Worlds: Race and Gender in the Contemporary Postcolonial Novel (15 Credits) - Core
  • Comparative Literature: A New Era (15 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation in Cultural Studies (60 Credits) - Core
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English Language and Literature MA

English Language and Literature MA

Course summary The English Language and Literature MA aims to allow you to explore the interconnections between language and literature. It will provide you with a thorough understanding of the linguistic...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: 3,750 per year (UK)
  • Materialities, Institutions and Contexts (20 Credits) - Core
  • Themes and Problems in Modern and Contemporary Literature (20 Credits) - Core
  • Multilingualism, Past and Present (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • English Worldwide (20 Credits) - Core
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Comparative Literature MA

Comparative Literature MA

This interdisciplinary MA is taught on an interdepartmental basis by staff who cover an exceptionally wide range of expertise. The flexible nature of the programme enables students to develop their own...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 13,300 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 6,450 per year (UK)
  • Modern Literary Theory (30 Credits) - Core
  • Comparative Literary Studies (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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MA Illustration with Graphic Novel

MA Illustration with 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
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,450 per year (UK)

English Literary Studies (Eighteenth Century) (MA)

English Literary Studies (Eighteenth Century) (MA)

About this course Explore 18th century literature in depth with a master’s degree at the University of Southampton. This course gives you the chance to specialise in the culture and history of the 18th...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • English Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Approaches to the Long Eighteenth Century (30 Credits) - Core
  • Adventures in Literary Research (30 Credits) - 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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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)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,750 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • 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
  • Specialist Subject- Core
  • Research Skills and Methods- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Graduate Conference- Core
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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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MA Literature and Culture (Online)

MA Literature and Culture (Online)

About the course Our online MA in Literature and Culture enables you to explore innovative and diverse texts and their many different contexts – historical, social and political. Your engagement will...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Online degree: 9,000 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Online degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • US Culture and #Black Lives Matter (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research Methods 2: Advanced Research Skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • The Networks of Modernism (30 Credits) - Core
  • Reading the Vampire: Science, Sexuality and Alterity in Modern Culture (30 Credits) - Core
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Classical Civilisation MA

Classical Civilisation MA

Our MA Classical Civilisation is ideal for graduates with no prior knowledge or study of Greek and Latin who want to undertake advanced study of the classical world at postgraduate level. ...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)
  • Introduction to Classical Culture (60 Credits) - Core
  • Intermediate Latin (30 Credits)
  • Beginners' Latin (30 Credits)
  • Beginners Greek (30 Credits)
  • Intermediate Greek (30 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)

MA English Literary Studies

MA English Literary Studies

Overview Nine flexible pathways and a broad range of modules Develop an enhanced understanding of literature and media in their historical and cultural contexts, and foster your communication and...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,750 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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English Literature MA

English Literature MA

Our English Literature MA will enable you to think critically about texts as radical interventions in a changing world. Youll also join a team of leading scholars. About this course The English Literature...Read more
(4.1)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 8,100 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 4,050 per year (UK)
  • SEL8542 Research Methods II (20 Credits) - Core
  • SEL8047 Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • SEL8674 Research Methods (Literature) (20 Credits) - Core
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MA English Literature

MA English Literature

About the course Explore the ever-evolving world of literature and culture through an exciting array of thematic modules, spanning a broad range of periods from the early modern to the present. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,300 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • MAEL701 MA English Literature Dissertation- Core
  • MAEL700 Research Methods and Debates in Literary and Cultural Studies- Core
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MA Literature and Culture

MA Literature and Culture

If you live for literature and culture and want to deepen your understanding of the complex and often disturbing forces that shape our world, then our MA will be ideal for you. Study on our MA will lead...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,280 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Final Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Professional Practice (30 Credits) - Core
  • Theory, Text, Writing (30 Credits) - Core
  • Creating Shakespeares
  • Visual Novels
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English Literature MA

English Literature MA

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
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,200 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,100 per year (UK)
  • 21st Century Literature: Forms, Modes, Genres (15 Credits) - Core
  • 21st-Century Literary Studies: Theories, Methodologies and Approaches (15 Credits) - Core
  • English Literature Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research and Writing Skills (15 Credits) - Core
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