The Interdisciplinary English Studies course at University of Strathclyde focuses on the representation, imaginary transformation and symbolisation of culture, as mediated through language and literature.
It does this by drawing on the interdisciplinary strengths of the school, and the English Studies section within the school.
The class will prepare you to think about the ways in which all aspects of a culture depend on narrative, fiction and language. You'll be able to apply this either to working in education, business, government or a third sector organisation.
The course also provides a preparation for undertaking a PhD, which generally requires a Masters qualification as an entry requirement.
Graduates in the MLitt in Interdisciplinary English Studies have particular skills in close analysis of textual practices, in the understanding of the symbolic structures of culture, and the role of tradition; they are skilled in formulating arguments and in writing documents; they are skilled in undertaking research in an original and innovative way and reporting on it.
These skills make graduates from this course suited to a variety of further opportunities, including progress to PhD, for which this course would be a prerequisite eg for AHRC funding.
- teaching, including teaching English as a foreign language
- acting as a researcher
- work in the media
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- Making & Unmaking British Literature 1880 - 1950
- Contemporary Scottish Cultural Studies
- Visions of Suburbia: Interdisciplinary Representations, 1850 - present
- Fleshy Histories: Meat Eating & Meat Avoidance, 1500 to the Present
- Narrative processing across Languages and Cultures
- Global Queers: Travel Writing & Sexual Politics
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications.
- PgDip - 120
- PgCert - 60
DisciplinesLanguage Studies Literature Translation & Interpreting View 291 other Masters in Literature in United Kingdom
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- Minimum upper second-class Honour degree, or overseas equivalent, in English listerature or a related subject.
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International25400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25400 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA14150 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14150 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
Rest of UK £14,150
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.