University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

English Studies

This course provides an exciting opportunity to specialise simultaneously in several areas of English Studies: Literature 1500 to the present, English Language and Applied Linguistics, Drama and Medieval Literature and Language. It introduces students to the multidisciplinary dimensions of English Studies and provides advanced knowledge of the current state of scholarship. Students on the programme develop advanced research skills, have the opportunity to explore a range of specialist topics and construct individual programmes of study according to interests.

Entry requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd class hons degree or international equivalent in any relevant area of English Studies); IELTS:7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Modules include: Approaches to Text; Psycholinguistics 1; Psycholinguistics 2 ; Old Norse Texts; Literary Geographies; Shakespeare, Space and Place; D H Lawrence and Modernism; Investigating Health Communication; Old English; The Gothic; Intercultural Communication; Performance: Contexts and Frameworks; Advanced Study Module (Medieval); Middle English Romance; Literary Linguistics 1; World English�s 1; Discourse Analysis 1; Discourse Analysis 2; Language and Gender 1; Language and Gender 2; Narratology: Cognition and Literature: What is Literature: Dickens and Language; Consciousness in Fiction.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Online study £ 7,920 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MA Online study £ 7,920 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
On line/Distance Learning

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559