English - Literary Studies

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name English - Literary Studies
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104854 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2019
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time.

Teaching Times
Mondays-Fridays. Will include study-skill days and field-trips to archives.
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Entry Requirements

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Graduate
A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in English, or joint or combined Honours with English as a major subject.

In addition, applicants are required to submit a piece of wr...

Course Content

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To provide students with the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of English Literary Studies, enabling students to pursue specialised fields of study (via guided pathways in specialist areas) or to choose a flexib...

Subjects Taught Semester 1 Modules
Advanced Literary Studies (40 CATS)
Literary Research Methods (20 CATS)

Semester 2 Modules
Developing Research Specialisms (40 CATS)
Reading Historically; or American Poetry: From Dickinson to Today; or Irish Poetry (20 CATS)

Summer Period (June-September)
Dissertation (60 CATS)
Assessment Method Practical exercises
Essays
Seminar presentations
Careers or Further Progression

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Introduction
Graduates from these programmes have a good employment record. Professions including publishing, journalism, public relations, teaching, IT, library science, corporate advertising, the Civil Service, business, industry...

Further Enquiries Dr Justin Livingstone 
Research Fellow
SAEL
Email: j.livingstone@qub.ac.uk
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