University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Literature, Culture and Place

This course allows graduates with first degrees in literature, cultural studies, or related areas to take their studies to a more specialised level or in an entirely new direction. The course focuses on the way literary and cultural texts both shape and respond to the notion of place, exploring literary and theoretical approaches from a variety of contexts in the literature of modernity.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Research skills; dissertation. Elective modules: The discovery of Scotland: the sublime and the picturesque; visions of suburbia: interdisciplinary representations, 1850 to 2000; British places: literature 1880 to 1950; post-colonial Canadian literature; contemporary Scottish cultural studies; travellin' blues: literature, politics and displacement; world Victorians; women writers of Anglo and Italospheres in the long 19th century.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,250 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MLitt Part-time September 2017 - 24 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 21 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,750 per (Year 1) 4 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 - 9 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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