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University of Dundee

Comics and Graphic Novels (MLitt)

Examine comics and graphic novels from the point of view of critical analysis and creative comics production. Leading to excellent employment opportunities for working in the field of comics and graphic novels.

Entry requirements

You'll normally be expected to have a 2:1 honours degree in Humanities, Art & Design or a related discipline. If your academic background does not meet our requirements but you have extensive experience or work in this area then the Course Director would be interested to consider your application; please ensure that your Personal Statement clarifies. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Assessment methods

The assessment methods used in this course include weekly journals, presentations, research essays, dissertations and projects. Some of the option modules include assessment of creative work accompanied by reflective essays. Dissertations and projects are supervised on a one-to-one basis to ensure continuity, and this will provide you with the opportunity to work on an area of comics study or creation of your own choosing (subject to approval by the tutor).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

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