English Literary Studies
This course offers several different pathways each specialising in a period or area of study, and enabling students to craft a degree that suits them: English literary studies which allows study across a range of periods and subjects; early modern literature including Shakespeare and the Renaissance; romantic and Victorian literature; modern and contemporary literary studies including film and media; critical-creative writing which combines critical approaches to writing with the practice of writing itself, including fiction and poetry; literary and cultural studies which is taught with the Department of Sociology and explores contemporary debates in cultural theory.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in English literature or related subject. IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.
Compulsory modules: dissertation; research methodologies. Optional modules: bodies and spirits in early modern culture; politics and place in early modern literature; post-colonial women's writing and film; contemporary gothic: text and screen; posthumanism: literature after the human; on location in the lakes; visionaries or madmen: science and literature in the romantic period; writing the 19th-century city; narrative, new media and digital storytelling; writing long fiction; writing poetry.
Assessment methods include coursework, dissertation and research methodology portfolio.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,125 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,125 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|