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Literature, Culture and Society

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

12 months
14550 GBP/year
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Literature, Culture and Society from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London allows you to immerse yourself within London heritage sites as you explore the connections between historic literature and its social, political and cultural meanings.


Literature, Culture and Society from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London will give you an interdisciplinary understanding of literature and related representational forms. You'll interrogate the intricate marriage between literary, theatrical, artistic, and curatorial representations, and their social, political and cultural backdrops.

Throughout the degree you'll explore the interconnections between representations and contexts from a range of diverse perspectives.

You'll explore the motivation behind the original narrative formation, and how it may be re-appropriated by new readers and audiences when viewed through an alternative cultural lens.

The cross-disciplinary approach of the course means that graduates from across the humanities, especially English, History and Liberal Arts, would be well suited to study the degree.

Students at Literature, Culture and Society from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London will:

  • benefit from the opportunity to engage academically and creatively with the narratives they encounter.
  • interact with a wide selection of literary and cultural movements and be introduced to a range of key disciplinary methodologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Representations and Contexts: An Introduction 
  • Restaging History: Adapting and Reacting 
  • Global Literature and Rebellion: Contesting the Western Canon 
  • Making the Past: Narrative, Representation, Interpretation 
  • Heritage Spaces: Makings and Meanings 
  • Dissertation
  • Creative Portfolio 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are required to have achieved a least a 2:2 first degree in a English Literature or a related subject.
  • Professional experience of working with cultural heritage sites will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14550 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14550 GBP per year during 12 months.

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Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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