University of Manchester
English and American Studies
This course on offer within the programme stretch from the Anglo-Saxon era to the contemporary period; they encompass theory-based options as well as geographically and historically specific modules.
A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or its overseas equivalent, in English or a closely related area; IELTS: 7.0 overall; TOEFL: 600 (paper test) or 250 (computer test).
Modules include: Early modern masculinities; ugliness, disability and selfhood, 1560-1770; the 18th-century novel; Byron and Byronism from Ireland to Russia; reading Dickens; the future of modernism; postcolonial cultures: gender, identity and community; modernist children; post-gay culture; the American body; the stranger in modern society, and contemporary Scottish and Irish fiction.
Assessment is by a research project.
Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) grants are competetive and provide payment of tuition fees and a maintenance stipend for UK students, and tuition fees (and a maintenance stipend, subject to eligibility criteria) for EU students; the School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures also offers a limited number of fee bursaries on a competitive basis for Master's students; details are published in Feb/Mar each year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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