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Master in English Studies (MA) - University of Sunderland
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Master in English Studies (MA) - University of Sunderland

University of Sunderland
On campus
 1840 Points
1 Year
Apply date
Aug 2024

Program Description

A master in English Studies (MA) combines the study of literature, linguistics, critical theory, and creative writing. Studying English at the postgraduate level will allow you to immerse yourself in literature from 1660 to the present day, while also studying linguistic theory and developing your own writing abilities.

In the master in English Studies (MA), you'll develop your skills in analysis, reasoning, and communication, creating an excellent foundation for either a communication-based career or further academic study.

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Core Modules

Approaching Literature

Optional Modules


Late Victorian Gothic

Reading 'Ulysses'

Orientalism: Representations of the East in Western Travel Literature and Arab and Iranian Novels

Crime Fiction: Theory and Practice

Reiving and Writing: Literature of the Anglo-Scottish Borders 16th-19th Century

Reading and Writing the Fantastic, the Marvellous and the Gothic

Irish Literature and the Supernatural

Jobs - Careers

  • Teaching
  • Journalism
  • PR
  • Business
  • Publishing

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