University of York
Poetry and Poetics
Applicants will normally be expected to have obtained upper 2nd Class Honours, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.
There are 4 taught modules (1 compulsory, 3 option), a research skills training programme, and a research dissertation. Available option modules may include: From Boethius to Dante; Viking poetry; 4 nations of British poetry (1848-1939); romantic texts and contexts; Shakespeare; poetry and the visual arts; classical presences in early modern culture.
Four assessed essays of approximately 4,500 words each a 15,000-20,000-word dissertation, written in consultation with a supervisor on an agreed topic.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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