University of Sussex
English: Literature, Culture and Theory
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in a subject relevant to the Master's degree.
Autumn term: You combine methodological and theoretical investigations into literature in a core module with one specialist option. Spring term: 2 options allowing you either to focus more intently on a specific period, interdisciplinary or theoretical topic, or choose more broadly from modules that may include: Voices in the archives: Writing from history; image and text 1780-1880; the Renaissance body; versions of realism: Art, film, literature, theory; the history of domesticity: Literature, public and private 1700-1800; new configurations in critical theory; spectacular imaginings: Renaissance drama and the stage 1580-1640 (with the Globe Theatre, London); culture and intellect in the 19th century; race and colonialism in early modern English literature. Summer term: Supervised work on the MA dissertation.
You are assessed by 2 exercises of 3,000 words for the core module, 3 5,000-word term papers in the option modules and a dissertation of up to 15,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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