2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
This is the first programme in Scotland dedicated to children’s and young adult’s literature as a primary resource and a field of academic study. You will develop a specialisation that is highly valued in professions such as education, library services and children’s media.
- The programme gives you the opportunity to take a literary and critical stance to well-loved texts, as well as to contemporary authors whose texts push the boundaries of children’s literature.
- You will investigate new developments in the production of texts for children using multimodal forms and digital technologies.
- You will discuss recent theories of language and literacy development and consider how they can be supported by traditional and multimodal texts for children.
- This programme provides the opportunity to learn, share experiences and insights and create networks with international students from a range of backgrounds in teaching, publishing and related academic disciplines.
Information for international students
This one-year masters programme is eligible for a new, streamlined visa application process: find out more
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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