Taught course

Comparative Literature

Institution
University of St Andrews · School of Modern Languages
Qualifications
MLitt

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Entry requirements

A good 2.1 Honours undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MLitt in Comparative Literature is a one-year taught programme run by the School of Modern Languages. The programme explores the transnational understanding of literature and culture. It aims to provide training in traditional and new research techniques.

Highlights

  • Students receive training in traditional and new research techniques and have the opportunity to broaden their language portfolios.
  • Small class sizes of no more than 20 students provide a close-knit postgraduate community and friendly environment.
  • Innovative core and optional modules allow students to explore new approaches to reading texts and reflecting on their own critical practices.
  • A wide range of optional modules provides the opportunity to take modules from other disciplines.
  • Specialist dissertation supervision is available from across the broad range of research interests within the School of Modern Languages.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,900
International students
£20,370

There are a variety of funding options available for postgraduate students. For more details visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MLitt
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Secretary
Email
modlangs@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1334 46 3670