University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Shakespeare and Education

This programme focuses centrally on the ways in which Shakespeare has been used in the classroom in different historical and cultural moments while also incorporating study of Shakespeare's plays in performance and adaptation.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or overseas equivalent; Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) is available; those with non-standard qualifications should contact the University to discuss their application; English language requirements may apply for international students.

Course modules

3 core modules: Shakespeare and pedagogy; Shakespeare's theatre; research skills.

Assessment methods

Most modules are assessed by 4,000 word essay. Students also complete a 15,000-word pedagogical dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,140 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,140 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 720 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (Wales) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (EU) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (England) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (Wales) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (EU) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (England) 24 months
MA Distance learning September 2016 GBP 610 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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