University of Chichester
English and Creative Writing
The main aims of the programme are: the creation and interpretation of new knowledge through original research or other advanced scholarship, or of a quality to satisfy peer review, extend the forefront of the discipline and merit publication; a systematic acquisition and understanding of a substantial body of knowledge which is at the forefront of the academic discipline; the general ability to conceptualise, design and implement a project for the generation of new knowledge, applications or understanding at the forefront of the discipline, and to adjust the project design in the light of unforeseen problems; a detailed understanding of applicable techniques for research and advanced academic enquiry appropriate to the discipline.
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: Degree or degree-equivalent qualification.
Research areas include: Creative writing (contemporary fiction, poetry and drama); Shakespeare and Early modern drama; romantic and Eighteenth-Century women's writing; Eighteenth- and early Nineteenth-century novel; children's literature; fantasy literature; Twentieth Century literatures; contemporary literature; post colonialism; critical theory; ecocriticism.
Master of Philosophy - MPhil: The award is assessed through submission of a written thesis or equivalent for practice based disciplines and an oral examination with a panel of examiners (viva voce). The viva is optional for MPhil. Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: The award is assessed through submission of a written thesis or equivalent for practice based disciplines and an oral examination with a panel of examiners (viva voce). The viva is compulsory for PhD.
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