Find UK courses - part time courses, undergraduate, postgraduate courses

WHAT DO YOU WANT TO LEARN?

Select qualification
Latest news:  
xNot the right course? We have lots more Postgraduate courses like the one below! Click here to see them!
>
>
>

Related subjects

English Literature MAUniversity of Sheffield

www.hotcourses.com/uk-courses/English-Literature-MA-courses/page_pls_user_course_details/16180339/90904/w/52290924/page.htm

School Of English

Price from
£2,415.00

Next start date:

Sep 2014 more start dates

About this course

English Literature MA:

This course has been designed to let you explore, and then specialise in the subjects that interest you. Pathways for this course are available in American Literature, Early Modern (Renaissance), Film and Literary-Linguistics. In American Literature Pathway, you will develop your knowledge across a range of fields including urban studies, gender studies, race studies, travel writing, postcolonial writing, autobiographical and epistolary studies. You'll cover contemporary and recent American fiction and the way 'real history' appears in the texts. You are also able to take modules in American history offered by the History Department. In Early Modern (Renaissance) pathway, you’ll examine early modern texts, language and culture. Staff expertise includes palaeography, language, rhetoric, and issues of sexual, sectarian and national identity between 1400 and 1700.

Modules

A range including: the country house and the English literary imagination; postmodernism to Neo-Conservatism in American culture; literature and ethics; memory and narrative in contemporary literature; 'Tales of the City': the living space in contemporary American fiction; contemporary British poetry; the rise of the Gothic; analysis of film.

Course dates & prices

Starting How long Days you attend Details Where Class info Price

Sep 2014

24 months

Part-time No application date provided Sheffield,
S10 2TN
View map
N/A

£2,415.00
per year

*More info: £2415 per year

Sep 2014

12 months

Full time No application date provided Sheffield,
S10 2TN
View map
N/A

£4,830.00
per year

*More info: £4830 per year

Course type

Taught

Additional entry requirements

At least a 2.1 or the international equivalent in English, or a combined degree including a substantial element of English. For the literary-linguistics pathway, you need a 2.1 in English literature, language or linguistics or a related subject such as history, philosophy or modern languages. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification

Postgraduate Qualification (MA)

Awarding body

University of Sheffield

Subject areas

English Literature, English Literature Of Specific Periods


.

Summary of all course reviews for University Of Sheffield

19 reviews

5 Star
(8) 4 Star
(9) 3 Star
(2) 2 Star
(0) 1 Star
(0)

Average student ranking

4  4 out of 5 stars

Reviews of other courses at University Of Sheffield

A Very Worthwhile Masters Course

WhatBiotechnology Law and Ethics LLM

by Brett Edwards - 21-FEB-11

This course puts you in contact with experts well respected within their fields. As such you can be sure that you are studying the most intellectually stimulating fields that are highly relevant to current policy debates and practice. This...more

3 Hotcourses user(s) found the following review helpful.
Average!

WhatEnvironmental and Energy Engineering MSc (Eng)

by Anonymous - 08-MAY-14

A very intense course where a background in chemical engineering, A-level mathematics, physics and chemistry would be helpful. Anyone not from this background may find the course very challenging. The best modules are introduction to f...more

The Program is really top-notch

WhatBusiness Administration MBA

by Olaotan - 12-APR-12

I remember reading the reviews here(especially the one that said the course load was light)before resuming for the full time MBA last year September.Perhaps they overheard you,because its now so demanding. However, the staff are supportive ...more

1 Hotcourses user(s) found the following review helpful.

Reviews

Write a review

This English Literature MA course currently has no reviews. Be the first to review this course.



The information for this course is supplied by UCAS and was last updated on 23 Jul 2014.


Email a friend about English Literature MA

Is this English Literature MA course at University of Sheffield offered in Sheffield not quite what you are looking for?