Edge Hill University
This programme combines taught modules and independent study to give students a firm grounding in the critical approaches to postgraduate study as well as the philosophies and methodologies of research in the humanities; students develop their knowledge and understanding of literature in the field of English language before the culmination of the course, which is the opportunity to undertake in-depth and extended research in a specific English language area of the student's choosing.
1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree; in exceptional circumstances, students with a lower 2nd and demonstrable knowledge of their subject matter may be admitted at the department�s discretion; a sufficient command of the English language is required to complete the programme satisfactorily and to prepare and defend the thesis; applicants whose 1st language is not English, or who originate from countries whose national language is not English, are required to demonstrate English language proficiency to a minimum standard of IELTS 7.0 or equivalent; each applicant is required to submit a research proposal of approximately 1000 words detailing the focus of their MRes studies and demonstrating their enthusiasm and commitment towards the proposed subject.
Modules: Critical approaches to postgraduate studies in the humanities and social sciences; research philosophies and methodologies; literature review, commentary and initial bibliography; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,680 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 26 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Ormskirk Campus||Ormskirk||L39 4QP||North West|