Is the book an endangered species? Are text messages destroying the English language? What were medieval books like? How do children learn to read and write? Who was Shakespeare and does it matter? What does reading do to our minds?
The programme provides high-quality instruction in an intimate but dynamic research environment with many international links.
The Master in English and Literacy Studies at University of Stavanger is is a full-time study over two years, but after admission, you can apply for a transition to a part-time study over four years. The part-time study is identical to the full-time study. Teaching will go simultaneously for full-time and part-time students.
The Master in English and Literacy Studies can lead you to a wide variety of careers within areas such as education, media, publishing and culture.
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- Authors, Readers and Texts
- First and Second Language Literacy Development
- Reading Verbal and Visual Signs
Reading the Past: the History of Written English
Literature in Context
- Master thesis
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesLiterature View 5 other Masters in Literature in Norway
A Bachelor´s degree, which includes at least 80 ECTS credits in English language and/or literature, is required. 30 of the 80 ECTS credits must be at advanced level.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 740 per semester.
Living costs for Stavanger
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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