University of St Andrews
The course explores the transnational understanding of literature and culture. It includes the critical evaluation of theoretical approaches combined with the intensive study of European texts and their relations to other literatures, training in traditional and new research techniques and the opportunity for students to broaden their language portfolio.
A good degree, minimum 2.1 Honours, from a UK university or equivalent.
Core modules: Apples and oranges (issues in comparative literature); theory and practice of literary research; the contemporary canon; designing a research project. Optional modules: Different language areas offered in the School (Arabic, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish) or modules from other disciplines in the Faculty of Arts.
MLitt: 9 months of continuous assessment and a 15,000-word dissertation. MPhil: 9 months of continuous assessment followed by 15 months of research and production of a 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|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 15,440 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|