University of Reading

University of Reading

Victorian Literature and Culture

This MA offers an introduction to a number of key debates and issues within Victorian literature and culture, arguing, uniquely, that our understanding of modernity can be greatly enhanced by an awareness of its origins in the nineteenth century. The course is aimed at students wishing to enhance their knowledge of the period.

Entry requirements

You are normally required to have a good undergraduate Honoursdegree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK).

Course modules

Modules include: innovations of form and genre; Victorian literature and the new science; nation and empire; sexuality and gender.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MA Part-time £ 6,930 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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