University of Worcester

University of Worcester

English Literature

Research areas include: 20th century American poetry; literary theory; literature and the environment; Shakespeare performed, edited, filmed, recycled; European and Romanian Shakespeare; Elizabethan and Jacobean drama; contemporary and 20th century literature; women's writing; postcolonial writing; feminist and postcolonial literary theory; language studies; gender and popular fiction; political philosophy and rhetoric in 18th century literature; the poetry of the period 1650-1750; Daniel Defoe; environmentalism; eco-criticism; cultural identity; contemporary American culture and fiction; children's literature.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent award in an appropriate discipline or appropriate research or professional experience at postgraduate level which has resulted in published work, written reports or other appropriate evidence of achievement.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St John's Campus Worcester WR2 6AJ West Midlands

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