Candidates must have achieved an honours standard in an approved primary degree or possess such other qualifications as may be deemed suitable by the Head of Department, following consultation with the Departmental Graduate Studies Committee. All applications must also be approved by the relevant faculty. The selection committee for the MA in the Department of English, University College Cork attaches strong importance to the supplementary form and the 500 word personal statement.
Months of entry
This course introduces students to advanced level study of literature in English from the Romantic period to the present day. Locating three key movements in literature and culture since the 1790s - Romanticism, Modernism, Post-modernism - the module examines connections between ideas and aesthetic techniques traditionally associated with those movements.
Applications are made online.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr. Alex Davis
- 00 353 (0) 21 490 2185