UCL (University College London)
Russian and East European Literature and Culture
Normally an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with a good lower 2nd Class undergraduate degree (pass of 55% or better) or equivalent may also be considered on their individual merits.
Core module: Literary and cultural theory. Options may include the following: Bakhtin and others (alterity, identity and dialogue); beyond stereotypes (the Jews in Polish culture); being Soviet (typologies of Soviet identity in Russian cinema 1917-1956); contemporary cultural studies (between post-communism and post-modernism); folly, disaffection and dystopia in 20th-century Hungarian literature; freedom, death and love (Polish fiction 1918-2005) (language prerequisite); gender and sexuality in modern Russian culture; how to read and interpret texts (introduction to hermeneutics); ire, irony, ideology (satire and humour in Russian culture); isolate and punish (exile, prison and hard labour in Russian literature); Nabokov and Russian emigre literature; the 19th-century Russian novel; politics of Yugoslav theatre and cinema 1950-2000; Russian thought; the self and the world (theoretical approaches to travel writing); the Soviet cultural experiment; directed reading modules; comparative literature modules.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, presentations, film viewings and private study. Students are assessed by a variety of methods including unseen examinations, long essays, course work and the research dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,670 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 9,285 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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