UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Gender, Society and Representation

This is an inter-faculty programme drawing on the unusual breadth of disciplines for which UCL is renowned, including development studies, law, anthropology, literary scholarship, geography and queer studies. UCL offers students an opportunity to develop their own interests within this broad intellectual landscape. Teaching sessions are envisaged as interactive, with a limited amount of lecturing and an emphasis on student participation and critical discussion.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: Gender, society and representation; research methods. Options may include the following: Border crossings; equality, justice and difference; feminism and philosophy; gender, race and sexuality (new readings in Francophone literature and visual culture); gendering the study of politics (theory and practice); Hollywood genres; the human and non-human in medieval art; language, power, ideology; population and development; public and private modernities; readings in 20th-century Chinese culture (family, childhood, gender); reproduction, sex and sexuality; sex and the body in Early Modern Europe; sexuality and society in Russia and Eastern Europe; Spanish film; theories of childhood and society; tracing the body (technologies of representation in 18th- and 19th-century France; women in Jewish tradition; elective modules from the School of Oriental and African Studies.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a variety of methods, including essays, coursework, written papers, oral examination and the dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Arts and Humanities Research Council; UCL Graduate School.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,755 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,755 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,755 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,755 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,755 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,375 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,375 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,375 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,375 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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