University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton


This course provides a stimulating intellectual environment that enables students to build upon the interests and skills students acquired at undergraduate level. It features core modules in both advanced critical theory and research methodologies that will enhance students abilities in academic research, writing, and presentation, enabling them to meet the standards demanded by employers throughout professional life.

Entry requirements

MA: Students should have a good BA Honours degree, normally with at least half of that Award in English. International students need a score of 7 in the IELTS. Once a written application has been received (including references), the subject team may decide that an applicant requires an interview before a final decision is made on her/his application.

Course modules

Modules include: texts and the critic 1: advanced critical theory; texts and the critic 2: research methodologies; corpus 1: pre-C20th writers and their work; corpus 2: post-1900 writers and their work; connectivities1: literature, film and visual cultures; connectivities 2: literature, genre and period; dissertation. Note: Please be aware that the MA English degree contains no modules in English Language or Linguistics: it is an advanced course in literary studies.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,250 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2019 3,125 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MA Full-time January 2020 6,250 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time January 2020 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Part-time day and evening January 2020 3,125 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus WV1 1SB West Midlands

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