English Literature, M.A. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
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About

MA English Literature at Liverpool John Moores University offers you the opportunity to pursue advanced study, at the leading edges of the subject, within a vibrant community of scholars.

Overview

The MA English Literature at Liverpool John Moores University course explores the deeper potential of that most eclectic and interdisciplinary of subjects—English—and extends your reading and research into exciting new areas. You will master skills of research, analysis, argument and writing that are both a vital preparation for doctoral research and highly valued by employers.

The MA English Literature is designed to help you think critically about the role of literature in history and explore some of the new directions scholars in English are taking.

The programme consists of a series of modules each within a theme that highlights key approaches and issues in contemporary literary studies:

Place and Mobilities examine the way space structures our thinking about literature and culture, rethinking terms such as locality and environment, nation and world

Objects and Bodies address ongoing debates about the body in history and, more recently, emerging theories of the relation between humans, animals, and things

Career

Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.

The MA English Literature will enhance your prospects in a wide variety of careers, such as teaching, freelance writing, research, academia, print journalism and the creative and heritage industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mobilities 
  • Place 
  • Research Methods for English Studies 

Optional modules:

  • Bodies 
  • Objects 
  • Public Culture and Collaborative Practice 
  • Dissertation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications are welcomed from highly motivated, non-standard entry students with relevant experience, but without the necessary formal qualifications
  • Pearson requirements: 59-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI Purposes)
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • You may need to meet university staff as part of the selection process

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7610 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7610 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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