UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

English

Research areas include: The history of the English language; corpus linguistics; world Englishes; London in literature; Old and Middle English manuscript studies;relations between English and insular and continental French writings from the 13th to the 15th centuries; post-medieval bibliography and palaeography; history of the book, textual and editorial theory and practice in all periods; Shakespeare studies, including Shakespeare's London; the literature of the Elizabethan court; women writers of the 16th and 17th centuries; classicism in 17th- and 18th-century literary culture; literature and science in the 17th and 18th centuries; revolutionary writings in the Romantic period; Anglo-German literary and cultural relations in the Romantic and Victorian periods; 19th-century publishing history; Victorian and Edwardian fiction, including children's literature; the history and theory of consumer culture; Freud and psychoanalysis in literary culture; homosexuality and literary history; literature and technology in late 19th-century and early 20th-century literature; Victorian and Edwardian writings on sexuality and adolescence; 19th- and 20th-century magazine publishing.

Entry requirements

A UK Master's degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through thesis and oral examination.

Sponsorship information

Arts and Humanities Research Council.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years

Campus details

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

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