University of Leicester
This course enables students to pursue individual interests in English literary studies from Anglo-Saxon period to present day; students also acquire knowledge and developing skills necessary for advanced research.
Normally a 2.1 honours degree in English language or literature or its equivalent.
Research methods for postgraduates in English; editing and textual cultures; cities of words; dissertation: either 20,000 words or 30,000 words depending on other modules chosen; 2 option modules from the following list, which may vary from year to year: heroic poetry in old English and old norse; gender and sexuality in medieval European literature; English books and texts: 1060 to 1220; introduction to manuscript studies; literary journeys 1500-1700; literary journeys 1700-1830; managing knowledge: dictionaries and ideology; lexicology and lexicography.
The dissertation is individually supervised and separately assessed. All other modules are taught by diverse methods in seminars or tutorial groups and assessed by essay.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
0116 252 2620