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Masters Literature: Specific Periods

39 degrees at 21 universities in the UK.

Modern and Contemporary Literature MA

Modern and Contemporary Literature MA

This Masters degree in modern and contemporary literature begins with an investigation of literary and theoretical conceptions of modernity in early twentieth-century literature, focusing on topics such...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,175 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Post-War to Contemporary (30 Credits) - Core
  • Becoming Modern (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation MA Modern and Contemporary Literature (60 Credits)
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English Literature: Medieval and Early Modern Literature and Culture MLitt

English Literature: Medieval and Early Modern Literature and Culture MLitt

The Masters in English Literature: Early Modern Literature and Culture is a flexible, interdisciplinary programme taught by Glasgow’s internationally renowned team of experts. It offers students the practical,...Read more
(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £8,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

English Literature: Eighteenth-Century Literature and Romanticism MA

English Literature: Eighteenth-Century Literature and Romanticism MA

The pathway in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Romanticism investigates the history of genres and authorship, and literature’s connections with philosophy, politics, history, and visual culture. ...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,150 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,575 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature (Medieval Literature) MScR

English Literature (Medieval Literature) MScR

This programme allows to pursue individual projects in Scottish and/or English literature within a wider interdisciplinary understanding of the period as a whole. Whether your interests lie in major figures...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,150 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literary Studies (Postcolonial and World Literature) MA

English Literary Studies (Postcolonial and World Literature) MA

This MA pathway explores the emergence of postcolonial and world literatures in English, and the histories of empire and decolonisation underpinning these literatures. It considers how different postcolonial...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture MA

Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture MA

The MA in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture explores the dynamic relationship between literary texts of the long 19th century (1789-1914) and the fascinating culture from which they emerged. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Modules

Classical Civilisation MA

Classical Civilisation MA

This interdisciplinary Master’s degree in 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...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,175 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature: American Modern Literature MLitt

English Literature: American Modern Literature MLitt

This Masters focuses on the American Literature of the late 19th to late 21st centuries, and provides the opportunity to engage with the works of canonical American writers during the period. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

English Literature: Postcolonial and Global Literatures MA

English Literature: Postcolonial and Global Literatures MA

The Postcolonial and Global Literatures pathway offers students the opportunity to explore writing from the classic to the contemporary, in postcolonial and global contexts, while studying in the heart...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,150 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,575 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature (Renaissance Literature) MScR

English Literature (Renaissance Literature) MScR

Modern English Literature begins in the extraordinary developments of the 16th and early 17th centuries. Under the influence of social, religious and political transformations, and through engagement...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,150 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Medieval Literature and Culture MA

Medieval Literature and Culture MA

This programme offers the opportunity to make a special study of the medieval period, considering the richness and diversity of its literature, art and history. It is possible to study in either an interdisciplinary...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,175 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature: Writing in the Modern Age MA

English Literature: Writing in the Modern Age MA

Writing in the Modern Age examines how modernism and modern writing interact with politics, art history, philosophy, psychoanalysis, theology, postcolonialism, and critical theory. ...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,150 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,575 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature (Romanticism) MScR

English Literature (Romanticism) MScR

The writing and thought of the Romantic period has long been central to the study of modern literatures in English, and recent developments in literary theory have underlined the continuing importance...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,150 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Medieval Literatures and Cultures MSc

Medieval Literatures and Cultures MSc

The Medieval Literatures and Cultures MSc at Edinburgh is a flexible programme, allowing for either a specifically literary focus or a broader ranging and interdisciplinary approach to the study of the Middle Ages. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,350 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature (Postcolonial Literature) MScR

English Literature (Postcolonial Literature) MScR

This programme introduces you to a range of colonial and postcolonial discourse from countries and regions such as Africa, the Americas, Asia, Canada and Oceania. You will explore a range of issues contingent...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,150 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Literary Studies: Pathway in Modern Literature MA

Literary Studies: Pathway in Modern Literature MA

This pathway of the MA Literary Studies focuses especially on twentieth and twenty-first century literature. Youll look at the most significant trends, influences, and movements in twentieth-century literature. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,780 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,495 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

English Literature (Modern and Contemporary pathway) MA

English Literature (Modern and Contemporary pathway) MA

This programme explore the literature of the 20th and 21st centuries: a period of enormous social, political and technological changes that continue to influence us today. This course allows you to explore...Read more
(4.1)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £8,500 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £8,500 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

Modern Literature (and optional Creative Writing)

Modern Literature (and optional Creative Writing)

This course combines an intensive introduction to 20th century and contemporary literature with detailed examination of individual writers and texts. You will develop a detailed knowledge of themes and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,835 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £7,835 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

21st Century Literature MA

21st Century Literature MA

This course is informed by the thriving 21st Century research community at the University of Lincoln. MA 21st Century Literature provides you with the opportunity to develop a critical understanding of...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

English: Modern and Contemporary Literature

English: Modern and Contemporary Literature

Modules offered on the Modern and Contemporary Literature pathway draw on the expertise of a cluster of academic staff whose research focuses on modernism, postmodernism, postcolonialism, and contemporary poetry. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,150 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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