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English Literature

Nottingham University Business School

M.A.
12 months
Duration
17910 GBP/year
7290 GBP/year
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Staff have a broad range of research expertise that feeds directly into teaching and dissertation supervision.

Overview

The School of English is renowned for the excellence of its research and teaching in all areas of English Literature, from the Medieval period to the contemporary.

This programme enables you to extend and develop your research skills and explore research issues across a broad range of periods. The flexible programme structure and small-group, research-led teaching of modules facilitates specialisation in those areas of greatest interest for you, while acquainting you with a relevant range of skills and conceptual frameworks to enhance your study, such as the nature of archival study, genre and textuality, the relationship between print and manuscript, interdisciplinarity, and questions of cultural and political context.

Staff in the school have a broad range of research expertise that feeds directly into teaching and dissertation supervision. Accordingly, students taking the English Literature MA are able to develop a bespoke programme that introduces a wide variety of material but allows a high degree of flexibility in selecting texts for more detailed study and assessment.

The flexible programme structure and small-group, research-led teaching of modules facilitates specialisation in those areas of greatest interest for you, while acquainting you with a relevant range of skills and conceptual frameworks to enhance your study, such as the nature of archival study, genre and textuality, the relationship between print and manuscript, interdisciplinarity, and questions of cultural and political context.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Performance Cultures
  • Literary Histories
  • Literature in Britain Since 1950 
  • Modernism and the Avant-Garde in Literature and Drama
  • Place, Region, Empire
  • Poetry: Best Words, Best Order
  • Speculative Fictions 
  • Textualities: Defining, Making and Using Text

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd class honours undergraduate degree or international equivalent) in English language/literature or a related arts or humanities subject

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17910 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7290 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7290 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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English Literature
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