Taught course

English Literature

Institution
Kingston University · School of Humanities
Qualifications
MAMSc with Placement

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Entry requirements

We normally expect applicants to have a good second-class degree in English literature or a related subject. We will consider non-standard entrants on an individual basis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This innovative English Literature MA course focuses on dissident writing and transgressive texts, from the early modern period to the present, and from contexts around the globe.

Engaging with recent developments in theoretical and critical practice, the course will develop your knowledge and understanding of English literature and will sharpen your skills of literary research, writing and analysis.

Course assessment is flexible and innovative, ranging from traditional essays and dissertations to blogs and multimedia presentations.

Capitalising on our London location, several modules are complemented by optional field trips to enhance and support your learning experience.

The English Literature MA is a rigorous, challenging and fascinating course which enables you to study diverse literary texts and engage with cutting-edge theoretical and critical approaches.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc with Placement
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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