University of Birmingham
Students on this programme can perform research in areas such as editing and textual criticism, the commercialisation of drama in the early 17th century, drama and material culture in the Tudor and early Stuart periods, drama and theatre in the British isles, 1533-1642, Neo-Latin drama, the reception of Shakespeare in post-renaissance culture; all research students take a course on the methods and materials of research, which is taught during the first 5 weeks of the academic year; the aim is to provide an initial training in the methodologies of research in the various fields associated with Shakespeare studies.
All students registered for research degrees will have an honours degree in a relevant subject, such as English or history, normally at least at an upper 2nd class level (or its equivalent for overseas� students). Applicants for direct admission to PhD study will also have completed a Masters degree in a relevant subject at a high level. Other qualifications and evidence of research experience may be considered as alternatives to the qualifications cited.
The PhD - the most advanced research degree � leads to a dissertation of up to 80,000 words.
All applicants are encouraged to apply for AHRC for funding, which is a precondition to apply for School funding (for research programmes only).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 4,710 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Distance learning||£ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Distance learning||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 2,190 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 4,710 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Distance learning||£ 4,710 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Distance learning||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MLitt||Part-time||£ 2,355 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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