Candidates should possess a good upper 2nd class honours degree in English literature or its equivalent.
Modern Literature with Creative Writing
Months of entry
Course contentSyllabus: 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 fundingAHRC.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||55|
|Dissertation||45 (20000 words)|
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Administrator
- 0116 252 3943
- 0116 252 2065