University of Chichester
This programme aims to offer an outstanding learning experience for students wishing to continue and develop into researchers through a taught MA programme in the field of English Literature. It is an open and flexible programme designed to give students the possibility of exploring the full diversity of English literature. Modules offer the opportunity to research a diverse range of literary periods and forms from the early modern to contemporary fiction, engaging with genres including historical fiction, fantasy literature, modernism, e-writing, and film. It also explores a wide range of critical and theoretical approaches, including historical and textual analysis, ethical reading, cognitive poetics, and critical theory.
2.1 or 1st Class Honours Degree in English literature, or cognate subject, i.e. joints with English literature.
Indicative modules: literature in the present moment; theatres of pain and pleasure, 1400-1700; visions of the real: literature, myth, and science, 1800-present.
Students will be assessed over 4 modules, 3 with an assessment of an essay of 5,000 words. The module on 'activating research' will be assessed by a presentation (25 per cent) and a written submission (3000 words). The dissertation will be a 15,000 assessment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||-||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bishop Otter Campus||Chichester||PO19 6PE||South East|
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