Royal Holloway, University of London
Victorian Literature, Art and Culture
The cross-disciplinary programme provides an advanced grounding in the theory and practise of cultural studies; students choose a set of courses that investigate specialised topics in such areas as literature and textual production, the visual arts, Victorian theatre, history, geography, urban studies, and architecture; programme culminates in a supervised written thesis.
Minimum Upper 2nd class Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject or 1 related to the topic of study; applicants will usually have degrees or majors in English, history, drama, history of art, or geography, other degrees may be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 (with 7 in writing), TOEFL 600, or equivalent.
Victorian London; the nineteenth-century novel, contexts, theories, readers; aestheticism and decadence in nineteenth-century literature and culture; the pre-Raphaelite revolution; methods and materials of research; dissertation.
Assessment is carried out by essays and the dissertation.
College and Department scholarships; AHRB funding for UK/EC students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 3,480 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,555 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Royal Holloway||Egham||TW20 0EX||South East|