Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Literature and Visual Cultures

This course aims to offer knowledge and expertise in subject-specific and generic skills, qualifying you for both academic and non-academic positions in a variety of organisations.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 (upper 2nd Class) degree award, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject; applicants may be invited to interview; those whose 1st language is not English must obtain a score of at least 6.5 in IELTS or 580 (paper-based), 237 (computer-based), 90 (internet-based) in TOEFL or equivalent; applicants are also required to submit a research proposal (word limit/suggested length: 2,000-3,000 words).

Course modules

Research areas: Catalan studies; Crime narratives; Fiction; Film; France (culture, history, literature and politics); Galician Studies; Gender studies; German (culture, history, literature and politics); Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender/transsexual narratives; Italy (culture, history, literature and politics); Latin American studies; Literature and culture; Spain (culture, history, literature and politics); Terrorism ; Testimony; Visual cultures; �i�ek.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PhD Full-time £ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 208 70084