Taught course

Modern Literature (and Creative Writing)

Institution
University of Leicester · School of English
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Candidates should possess a good upper 2nd class honours degree in English literature or its equivalent.

Modern Literature with Creative Writing

Months of entry

September

Course content

Syllabus: core modules in modern literature: theory and practice; 2 special subjects covering an author or topic in literature and/or theory. Creative writing options available. Additional courses in bibliography, research methods and writing skills. Assessment by essays for core modules and special subjects plus a 20,000-word academic dissertation or creative dissertation..

Information for international students

Pre-sessional English courses available each summer.

Fees and funding

AHRC.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment55
Dissertation45 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
englishpg@le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 252 3943
Fax
0116 252 2065