Taught course

Welsh Writing in English

Institution
Swansea University · Department of English Language and Literature
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a first degree in English or a relevant discipline, normally an upper second or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in English Literature offers an exciting array of modules from the traditional core of English studies in the context of contemporary approaches to the subject. This course allows you to range widely across English studies rather than confine yourself to a narrow field and draws on the individual research expertise of members of staff.

Modules typically include:

  • Being Greek under Rome: Greek literature and culture in the Imperial Period
  • Dylan Thomas and the Idea of Welsh Writing in English
  • Locating Wales: Comparative Perspectives
  • Women Writing Modern Wales
  • Welsh Identities: Literature and Nationhood

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
College of Arts and Humanities
Email
pgahadmissions@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 606752