During English, Theatre and Arts (Part-Time) at Birkbeck, University of London you will work with a supervisor on your project, shaping it by taking modules in research skills and development of methods and skills specifically related to your field.
If you have achieved an MA and you want to develop an idea over greater length, with support but also independence, then this is the course for you.
In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF), English Language and Literature at Birkbeck achieved 100% for a research environment conducive to producing research of the highest quality, while 91% of eligible staff submitted research, of which 75% was recognised as world-leading or internationally excellent.
You will be working with world-class lecturers in the Department of English, Theatre and Creative Writing, and alongside both MA and MPhil students to become an independent researcher.
Graduates go into careers in teaching or use their research skills for posts in the Civil Service, theatre and culture industries.
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- Advanced Academic Research (MRes English, Theatre and Arts)
- Research Skills (MRes English, Theatre and Arts)
- Dissertation (MRes English, Theatre and Arts)
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- 24 months
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- A second-class honours degree (2.2 or above) and an MA, with at least one of these degrees being in a closely relevant disciplinary area.
- Students who do not achieve these criteria may still be considered for entry if they demonstrate the required level of intellectual commitment and potential.
- Applications are reviewed on their individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.