During the Children's Literature programme at the University of Roehampton, you will work with staff who have international reputations in areas such as philosophy in children's literature, popular fiction, adolescence and Young Adult, early children's books, and writing for young people.
You will also benefit from a series of guest speakers, extra-curricular activities and field trips that will enhance your student experience and ensure you get the most out of your studies, and you will have the chance of working with Roehampton's Chancellor and renowned author Professor Dame Jacqueline Wilson.
As a Children's Literature student you will become a member of the National Centre for Research in Children's Literature (NCRCL), regarded as the premier institution for children's literature research in Britain.Career options include:
- children’s publishing,
- arts management.
- Form and Genre
- Fiction for Young Readers: Visual Narratives
- Print Culture
- Creative Arts in the Community
- Publishing Contexts
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- If you are a prospective postgraduate student who has home fee status, then you can apply close to the start of the course of study.
DisciplinesEducation Creative Writing Literature View 829 other Masters in Education in United Kingdom
- A good second-class honours degree in English Lit/English Lit combined degree (if you have a degree in another discipline, please provide evidence of literary studies in your transcript or personal statement).
International13860 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13860 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6520 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6520 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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