University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

The Novel

The novel is not only the most popular genre in modern literature but the most translated. The MLitt in The Novel provides students with the opportunity to study novels from a wide variety of languages and cultures. The M.Litt in The Novel provides you with the opportunity to study novels from a wide variety of languages and cultures (either in translation or in the original language), tracing the genre's historical development and the ways in which different national traditions have contributed to its evolution. Major areas which it will cover, include the transition from nineteenth-century realism to twentieth century modernism in English, French and German literatures, the novel in postcolonial literatures, and the novel in contemporary Irish, Scottish, French, and Spanish literatures, including Francophone African literature and Latin American literature. A wide range of individual novelists can be studied in detail, including Walter Scott, the Brontës, Gustave Flaubert, Marcel Proust, Henry James, Virginia Woolf and Thomas Mann.

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 12 months
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Part-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 24 months
MLitt Part-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (EU) 24 months
MLitt Part-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (England) 24 months
MLitt Part-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,300 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King's Campus Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland

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