Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

English Literature

This course offers an analysis of English using texts from the 'long 19th Century' to the present day; the degree focuses on: historic and contemporary textual representations of place; theorising cultural representations and practices of location; space; history and textuality and the effect of these on constructions of identity; where possible, the modules encourage students to explore interdisciplinary boundaries and texts; the course encourages students to develop the valuable skills of autonomy, effective collaboration, self-direction, organisation, initiative and adaptability that are highly regarded in the workplace; these transferable skills are crucial to career development and enhancement, and form the basis for further study or work.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd class Honours degree, in a relevant subject; students that meet the criteria may be invited for interview.

Course modules

Modules include: literature and landscapes; writing the city; representing 'the past'; new and experimental writing; critical practice; researching humanities.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a variety of approaches; including written assignments; annotated bibliographies; poster presentations; conference abstracts; seminar presentations and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cyncoed Campus Cardiff CF23 6XD Wales

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