University of Leeds
A 2.1 Honours degree in English literature or a related subject. IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in all components.
Core modules: Studying English (research methods); research project. Optional modules: Post-colonial representations; romantic identities (literary constructions of the self, 1789-1821); Graham Greene; Arthurian legend (medieval to modern); Africas of the mind; reading (with) psychoanalysis; modernism and mass culture; the Brontes; fictions of citizenship in contemporary American literature; the enigmatic body of modernism; Shakespeare and gender; Shakespeare's tyrants; poetry of catastrophe (reading Paul Celan); global indigeneity; apprentices to life (the 19th-century Bildungsroman); feeling time; romantic ecologies; imperial masculinities (late-Victorian romance fiction); the African American tradition (8 major works).
Most of the School's modules are assessed with a single essay of around 4,000 words, which you will submit at the end of the semester. You will usually also be required to submit unassessed essays to gain feedback on your work and give presentations on your reading in seminars. The research project/dissertation is 12,000-15,000 words in length.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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