University of Stirling
The Gothic Imagination
This course offers an intensive historical, critical and theoretical investigation of this curious cultural phenomenon, from the rise of Gothic in the aesthetic and political discourses of the eighteenth century through to a range of contemporary Gothic manifestations in both literature and film.
A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. 6.0 (5.5 in all bands).
Modules will include: Early British gothic; victorian gothic; the female gothic; nineteenth-century American gothic; twentieth-century British and American gothic; twenty-first-century gothic; Scottish gothic; transmutations of the vampire; transnational cinema; dissertation.
Assessment is based on a 4,000-word essay for each core module, and a variety of skills-based assessments (such as presentations; portfolios; blog-entries) for optional modules. All students complete a 15,000-word dissertation on a topic of their choice once optional and core modules have been completed.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 11,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MLitt||Part-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||27 months|
|MLitt||Part-time||£ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||27 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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