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Masters Degrees in Literature

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English Literature (MA by Research)

English Literature (MA by Research)

ABOUT THE COURSE The Masters by Research is a new and exciting programme offered by the School of Humanities at Liverpool Hope University The programme offers its students the opportunity to research...Read more
(3.8)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 5,200 per year (UK)
  • 27 months Part time degree
  • MA by Research Dissertation (150 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Research Skills (30 Credits) - Core
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MRes English Literature

MRes English Literature

Course Overview Internationally recognised scholars in English Literature teach this intensive research-focused Masters degree. You’ll work with cutting-edge research-active staff to push forward the...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • EL7019 - Research Methods: Traditional and Digital (30 Credits) - Core
  • EL7021 - Critical Contexts (30 Credits) - Core
  • HI7011 - Research Development (30 Credits) - Core
  • EL7028 - MRes Dissertation (90 Credits) - Core
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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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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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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 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 (Postcolonial and World Literatures) (MA)

English Literary Studies (Postcolonial and World Literatures) (MA)

About this course Explore postcolonialism and world literature with a master’s degree at the University of Southampton. Our course gives you the chance to specialise in postcolonial and world literary...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • Adventures in Literary Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • English Dissertation (60 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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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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English Literature MA

English Literature MA

Overview Discover the incredible diversity of English literature throughout history and around the globe with this broad and varied Masters degree. You’ll draw upon our School’s extensive research strengths...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 11,250 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Studying English: Research Methods (30 Credits) - Core
  • Research Project (60 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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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)

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)

Comparative Literature MLitt

Comparative Literature MLitt

This Masters offers interdisciplinary study across linguistic cultures as well as academic fields. Benefitting from a strong and diverse School of Modern Languages and Cultures, you will be able to take...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Comparative Literature in Practice- Core
  • An Introduction to Comparative Literature- Core
  • Independent Research Project (Dissertation)
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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 MLitt

English Literature MLitt

Our English Literature MLitt allows you to work around your own research interests. It will prepare you for further research within and beyond academia. Our specialist areas include: Medieval and early...Read more
(4.1)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)
  • SEL8674 Research Methods (Literature) (20 Credits) - Core
  • SEL8149 English MLitt Dissertation (20 Credits) - Core
  • SEL8148 English MLitt Research Assignments (50 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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