Entry requirements

Normally a good second class honours degree in English or its equivalent.

Core Research and Presentation Skills;Subject-based elective courses.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MLitt in English Literary Studies is primarily intended to provide a basis for undertaking research in English literature including the literature of Scotland and Ireland. Research 'training' involves the acquisition of practical skills and knowledge, and of specialised knowledge and understanding of literary periods and literary issues which will be directly relevant to each candidate's proposed field of research.

Information for international students

The English Language Requirement for all College of Arts and Social Sciences Masters programmes is an IELTS of 6.5 with 6.0 in the writing and reading (or equivalent TOEFL iBT or PTE). For more information see www.abdn.ac.uk/international/english-requirements

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/infohub/finance/
International students
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/infohub/finance/

Qualification and course duration

MLitt

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
21 months
full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment70
Dissertation30 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr H Hutchison
Email
langlit.school@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 272625
Fax
+44 (0)1224 272624