University of Portsmouth
Literature, Culture and Identity
This course is designed for those who have developed interests in questions of gender, sexuality and ethnicity and who wish to express this through literary analysis of a range of writing from the English-speaking world, and from mainland Europe in translation. Key topics include the consideration of ideas of the 'self/other�, travel and migration, war, postcolonial and national identities, geography and the relationship to physical space, and gender and sexuality.
A good 2nd Class Honours degree, or above, in the field of literature or a related combination of subjects. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 7.0 with no component score below 6.5.
Core: Cultural identities: self and other; body maps; European others. Optional modules: Performing genders; postmodern detectives; independent project.
For the unit humanities research skills, you will be expected to produce 2 or 3 short pieces of work. For each of the remaining taught units, you will give a short presentation and produce a 5,000-word essay.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 4,600 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,300 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|
Admissions Team, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
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