To provide students with the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of English Literary Studies, enabling students to pursue specialised fields of study (via guided pathways in specialist areas) or to choose a flexible arrangement of topics which bypass traditional period or national boundaries.
Graduates from the English - Literary Studies programme at Queen's University Belfast have a good employment record. Professions including publishing, journalism, public relations, teaching, IT, library science, corporate advertising, the Civil Service, business, industry and the media all recruit from our range of graduates. Some students choose to continue their studies to PhD level on a chosen, specialised topic in one of the pathways in English Literary Studies.Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally.
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- Advanced Literary Studies
- Literary Research Methods
- Developing Research Specialisms
- Reading Historically; or American Poetry: From Dickinson to Today; or Irish Poetry
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages Literature View 299 other Masters in Literature in United Kingdom
- A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in English, or joint or combined Honours with English as a major subject.
- In addition, applicants are required to submit a piece of written work which may be assessed to determine if an offer of admission can be made.
International20800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6140 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6140 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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