A 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, in English literature or English Literature with classics, history, philosophy, a modern language, English language or politic. We will also consider your application if you have an undergraduate degree from another discipline, or have a lower or non-standard qualification. In this case you will need to provide a sample of your work.
Months of entry
- the relation of shifting aesthetic forms to political radicalism
- the biographies of books
- how authors and texts articulate their relationship to shifting geographies of cultural power
- textual editing from manuscript to print to digital platforms
- the sexual politics of public and private life in literature
- the mind, the body and affect as sites of and for representation
- the aesthetics and politics of American and world literatures
Information for international students
To study this course you need to meet our Band 10 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 7.0 overall (with 6.5 in writing and a minimum of 6.0 in all other sub-skills). Pre-sessional English Language courses are not accepted as an alternative entry to this course.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Sherelle Coulson, Programme Administrator, School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics
- +44 (0) 191 208 7199