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Children's Literature, Media and Culture IntM

Children's Literature, Media and Culture IntM

Key information
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Qualification type

International Master's

Subject areas

Children's Literature Cultural Studies Media Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This unique, two-year degree provides an interdisciplinary study of the interaction between children, texts and media, along with the opportunity to study and live in at least two European countries. You will be able to engage with an array of cultural events related to children’s literature and media, and participate in a placement with a practitioner is is a unique programme that draws on the recognised strengths of the consortium partners to offer a joint degree that engages in children’s literature, media and culture.

The programme includes the study of a wide variety of genres and considers new developments in the production of texts and media for children, including multimodal forms and digital technologies. During this course, students will receive a theoretical grounding in children’s literature and media as well as the opportunity to complete bespoke placements. Students will be supported by a friendly, internationally acclaimed team of scholars who work in both the arts and humanities and the social sciences.

The programme is structured around a series of mobility periods across two years where you study at the programme universities for one semester. The periods of mobility are designed to enable you to engage with a variety of perspectives on the three core themes of the programme and promote valuable knowledge and practical skills based outcomes that will feed into future career opportunities.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

Children's Literature Text and Media - Core
Children's Literature and Childhood - Core
New Media for Children & Young Adults - Core
Children's Literature Text and Media - Core
Children's Literature and Childhood - Core
New Media for Children & Young Adults - Core
Life writing and fan fiction - Core
Placements with publishers/libraries - Core
Reviewing children?s and young adult books - Core
International Children's film - Core
Representations of childhood in film - Core
Children and childhood in participatory culture - Core
Children?s literature in translation - Core
Canon formation - Core
Research on literary education - Core
Promoting of reading through cultural activities - Core
Placements with publishers/libraries - Core
Developing reading programmes for different contexts - Core
Literature and picture books for the early years - Core
Dissertation

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,975

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,650

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in a relevant arts and humanities (e.g. English language, literature, history, anthropology, library and information studies) or social science (e.g. education, sociology, politics) subject.

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The...more

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