Library facilities: The University’s Main Library also houses extensive research resources, with a large collection covering literature in general and English literature from Anglo-Saxon times to the present. This is supplemented by a growing drama and modern literature collection at the Orchard Learning Resource Centre in Selly Oak.
Our PhD in English Literature will train you in critical and analytical skills, research methods, and knowledge that will equip you for your professional or academic career. It normally takes around three or four years to complete our full-time PhD. You’ll be assigned a primary and secondary supervisor, who will meet with you regularly to read and discuss your work and progress. For us.PhD: a research project undertaken across three years (full-time, plus a writing up period), culminating in an 80,000 word thesis. As well as having the option to audit taught units, there may be the potential for PhD students to teach units themselves from their second year of study onwards. Research in the Department of English brings the core values of our discipline - textual scholarship.Comparative Literature. Doctor of Philosophy - PhD. English Literature. Doctor of Philosophy - PhD, MSc (Res) English Literature: Critical Theory. MSc (Res) English Literature: Literature and Modernity: 1900 to the Present. MSc. English Literature: Literature and Society: Enlightenment, Romantic and Victorian. MSc. English Literature: Medieval.
Online courses in Literature afford students from all backgrounds the chance to learn about the global canon of written works from their home computers. Without sacrificing academic rigor, professors of online courses on Literature engage in one on one contact and feedback with students through the latest advancements in e-learning technology. For working professionals looking to gain.
MA by Research, MPhil and PhD. We welcome application for research degrees at three levels: MA, MPhil and PhD. Our diversity of research interests means we are well-positioned to supervise research in any field of literature from the Middle Ages to the present day, including literatures in languages other than English. From September 2019, we are also proud to offer the new PhD in English.
English at Brunel has gone from strength to strength over the last decade to the point where it is now regularly ranked in the top ten English departments in the UK in the Guardian league tables. We have a thriving graduate community, and welcome PhD applications in any of our particular areas of strength, which include modern and contemporary literature, Shakespeare, Renaissance studies.
Depending on your individual interests and needs, you can pursue a Literary Linguistics pathway through either the MA in English Literature or the MA in English Language and Linguistics. The Literary Linguistics pathway through the MA in English Literature includes two modules dedicated to the interface of literary study and linguistics, taught by our team of interdisciplinary researchers.
Course structure. There is no specific course content as such. You will be able to take training courses in research skills and professional development organized by the School and the Graduate School. You will also have the opportunity to hear global subject experts at the English research seminar and to present your own work at this seminar.
The Department of English, Theatre and Creative Writing offers committed, enthusiastic and dynamic research-based teaching, with a constantly evolving curriculum sensitive to developments in contemporary culture. We actively foster the creation of a lively graduate intellectual community and our students' professional development. A large number of our recent PhD graduates have successfully.
Tricia Connell's academic background is in English literature and language, and education. Her doctoral research was on the poetry of Carol Ann Duffy. Her current research interests are in twentieth-century and contemporary poetry, gender and feminism and in intersections between critical and creative writing.
Entry Requirements Academic Requirements. Master’s Degree or equivalent in Literature or Creative Writing, usually with an average of at least 65% for UK MAs. 2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in English literature or related subject, for example literature in other languages. If you have studied outside of the UK, we would advise you to check our list of international qualifications.
I’m convinced that this PhD will enhance my own practice, be an asset securing a tutoring position in the area of creative writing and allow me to teach literature. I would definitely recommend this programme to anyone interested in modern and contemporary British, Irish and American poetry as the number of experts in these fields is impressive! Of course, anyone interested in Ted Hughes.
English Literature MA offers a varied, flexible approach to graduate study within one of the world's leading English departments. With options ranging from early modern drama to Mad Max, Warwick allows you to explore while working with those at the cutting intellectual edge of literary studies. Course Overview. Our MA will train you in the study of writing and culture across a range of periods.
Course content Research Information. Associated Research A number of major research projects (including Doctoral and Postdoctoral posts in Language and Linguistics, Medieval Studies, Modern Literary Studies and Renaissance Literature) have been funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). Poetry and Irish writing remain at the.
Our PhD in English covers a wide range of literatures, reflecting the diversity, strength, and depth of the school and its work. Postgraduate study; Why Nottingham? Courses; How to apply; Fees; Funding; Visiting us; Downloads; Already applied? Doctoral Training Programmes; Graduate School; Make an enquiry. Year of entry 2020. Duration Full-time 4 years (3 years registered study, plus one year.
PhD in Literature. The PhD program is a five-year curriculum that comprises a language requirement and three basic components: coursework, a Comprehensive Examination, and a dissertation. Admission Requirements. Complete and up-to-date admission requirements can be found on our Admissions page. Complete and submit an online application. Please do not send application materials to the English.
The PhD. The PhD is a research degree, examined, usually after three or more years of research, by a dissertation of up to 80,000 words. The criteria for obtaining the degree are that the dissertation represent a 'substantial contribution to knowledge' and that it also represent a realistic amount of work for three years' study. Candidates work closely with their supervisors, who will usually.