You will work with, and be supported by, nationally and internationally recognised experts in the Drama subject area.
This programme will develop essential knowledge and skills in your field and offer a clear route into a chosen destination: whether PhD study, professional practice, or an alternative, research-related career.
The Programme aims to prepare students to:
Developing and Managing Your Research
This module offers an introduction to the fundamental components of research (project design, literature review, data management, information literacy). The final assessment will be an initial draft of your thesis or project proposal, prior to which you will give and receive feedback on a 15 minute presentation of your research.
MRes Personal Development Plan
This independent study module will prepare you for your MRes Research Project through the production of a Personal Development Plan (PDP).
Research Approaches in the Humanities and Creative Arts
This module will introduce the key methods and philosophies that inform Masters Level research in Humanities and Creative Arts.
MRes Research Project
The MRes concludes with a substantial component which, depending on the field, might be a written thesis, a practical research project, or the production of a research-informed original artefact or performance.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
Applicants are expected to have a First or Second Class Honours Degree or equivalent award in an appropriate discipline, have appropriate research or professional experience which has resulted in appropriate evidence of achievement.
Entry qualifications for international students are guided by the National Academic Recognition Information Centre’s (NARIC) advice on international qualifications.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
New Postgraduate Loans for Masters degrees in the UK were introduced.
If you start a full-time or part-time master’s course you can apply for a Postgraduate Loan. You’ll be able to borrow up to £10,000 to pay your fees and help with living costs.
You may be eligible for this loan if you:
It won't depend on personal or family income.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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