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Literature, Culture and Modernity

This course helps you acquire specific skills in areas including critical thinking, research methods, cultural and literary theory and analysing literary texts in the context of modernity. You will develop your analytical and conceptual thinking skills and gain the expertise to focus on a specific research topic that interests you.

Entry requirements

A degree in an appropriate subject, grade 2.2 or above. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Theory, text and writing; literary research practice; modernity and cultural form; literary research practice; Anthony Burgess and his contemporaries; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written and oral assignments (66 per cent) and written dissertation (34 per cent).

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,017 per Credit (EU) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,017 per Credit (England) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,017 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,017 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,017 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 8 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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