Swansea University

Swansea University

Gender and Culture (Extended)

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). This is an interdisciplinary scheme taught by gender specialists across the Arts and Humanities in the subject areas of development studies, political and cultural studies, English literature, Egyptology, European languages, history, media studies, and political and cultural studies. If you are interested in gender and gender relations in politics, literature, culture, and history, like engaging in discussion and intellectual argument, and are excited about the idea of working within and across different subject areas, this MA is ideal for you. The Extended MA (EMA) is a 240-credit postgraduate qualification that is equivalent to 120 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) and is thus a recognised Masters qualification throughout theEuropean Union. The EMA is a standard UK MA plus an additional 60 credits (30 ECTS) and this additional coursework is undertaken in one semester at a partner institution overseas. The EMA is therefore not only an EU recognised postgraduate qualification it also adds a study abroad experience thus enhancing the qualification's employability credentials. The partner institution for EMA Gender & Culture is the University of Regensburg.

Course modules

Modules typically include: Angela Carter; civil society and international development; gender and culture (an introduction); gender and the social sciences; gender in contemporary European culture; images of women in European theatre; the gendered screen in Europe; 'the unsex'd females' (women writers and the French revolution); women writing India.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,250 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,050 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park Campus SA2 8PP Wales
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792606752