Bangor University

Bangor University

Arthurian Literature

Students may choose to specialise in either the medieval or the post-medieval period but they are required to take both modules with these titles in order to benefit from the wide coverage of the Arthurian legend they provide.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 undergraduate degree in a relevant area, demonstrating high achievement in elements relevant to the proposed research or equivalent experience. In their applications, students should outline the area in which they wish to specialise. International students whose 1st language is not English: an IELTS score of 6.5 with no element below 6.0 is required.

Course modules

Part 1: compulsory modules: introduction to literary theory, scholarship and research; medieval Arthur; post-medieval Arthur; optional modules; open essay; advanced Latin for postgraduates; manuscript and printed books; subject to availability, students may choose relevant modules in medieval Welsh literature/Welsh Arthurian literature offered in the School of Welsh; part 2; dissertation.

Assessment methods

These include a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01248 383044