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MAEighteenth-Century Studies

Tuition fee £16,000.00 per year
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sheffield.ac.uk/..eenth-century-studies-ma 

Overview

Study eighteenth-century literature to develop a broad range of advanced skills. The focus is on the interface between historical and literary approaches, and you’ll be introduced to current academic debates and research methods in the field.

Programme structure

Core module

The Eighteenth Century: Research Approaches

Optional modules – literature

May include:
British poetry in the Long Eighteenth Century
The Rise of the Gothic
Poetry and its contexts
Fiction and Reality
Humans, Animals, Monsters and Machines: from Gulliver’s Travels to King Kong
Sex and Death in the Eighteenth Century

Optional modules – history

May include:
The Historical Novel
Framing the Past: The Eighteenth Century on Film
Arguments about Eighteenth-Century Crime
Eighteenth Century British American Colonies
Material Life and Culture in the Early Modern World

Teaching

Seminars

Assessment

Essays
15,000 word dissertation

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Pre-deadline
Dec 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States