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Modern Literature

The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

M.A. Online
48 months
Duration
2964 GBP/year
1667 GBP/year
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About

The Modern Literature (MA) at The University of Wales Trinity Saint David provides a theoretical framework for literary study before focusing on topic and genre-based modules.

Overview

Our aim is to explore and understand the cultural developments of the past two hundred years and their impact on writing, first within Britain and then registering the increasing input of other Anglophone literatures.

The programme in Modern Literature at The University of Wales Trinity Saint David draws on the expertise of staff with specialist interests in Utopian and Dystopian Literature, Children’s Literature, Modernist Literature and Art, Gender; Contemporary Literature, and Narrative and Literary theories.

Reasons to choose this course

  • Non-traditional approach to literary studies by drawing in perspectives from, for example, anthropology or philosophy, sociology and education;
  • Modules are underpinned by the research profiles and interests of staff;
  • Module assessment is linked to enhancing the employability skills of graduates;
  • Possibility to combine study and work through flexible, self-directed learning;
  • All modules are supported by electronic means available through Moodle, the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

Programme Structure

Module Topics:

  • Critical Theory and Bibliography
  • Shifting Times & Worlds: Modernism & After
  • The Child in the Time: Representation of the Child in Modern Literature
  • Utopias, Dystopias and the functions of fictions 
  • Epic, Religion, and Philosophy: Spenser and Milton
  • Bodily Distempers and Passions of the Mind: Shakespeare and Donne 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are expected to have a good first degree (a first or upper second), although candidates with lower degree classifications may be admitted at Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, with an opportunity to upgrade to Master's level if satisfactory progress is made.
  • Every application is considered on its own merit, so places may be offered on the basis of non-standard entry qualifications and criteria, including maturity, professional qualifications and relevant experience. Applicants with non-standard qualifications are advised to submit a short curriculum vitae with their application form.
  • We also welcome applications from members of the Armed Forces and recognise the training and education undertaken whilst serving.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2964 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2964 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1667 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1667 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

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