University of St Andrews
Modern and Contemporary Literature and Culture
Through the detailed exploration of a range of topics and texts from the period, the programme aims to enhance students� textual knowledge and promote thinking about the interconnections between modern and contemporary literature and its historical, cultural and theoretical context. Students study both the modern and the contemporary period, focusing on the 1st period in semester 1 and the 2nd in semester 2. In each semester students will take a module that concentrates on the literature of the period, and a module that engages with the period�s theoretical, cultural and historical developments.
A good UK Honours degree, or equivalent. All applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 8.0 or above.
Core modules: Contextualising the modern; reading the modern; theorising the contemporary; contemporary literature and culture.
MLitt: 9 months of coursework and a supervised 15,000-word dissertation. MPhil: 9 months of coursework and a supervised 40,000-word thesis.
Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 15,440 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|MLitt||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MLitt||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||48 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (EU fees)||48 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|
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