|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£16,000 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A 2:1 or the international equivalent in English, or a combined degree including a substantial element of English Literature
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 7.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
This interdisciplinary course will give you a good grounding in nineteenth-century British and European culture.
You’ll complete one core module that will introduce you to key concepts by examining literary, artistic or historical texts. You’ll also take optional modules and complete a dissertation.
Interdisciplinary Approaches to Nineteenth-Century Studies
Optional modules – literature
The Rise of The Gothic
Fiction and Reality
Poetry and History 1789–1916
Language and Literature in the Workplace
Study of Texts
Murderers and Degenerates: Contextualising the Fin-de-Siècle Gothic
Humans, Animals, Monsters and Machines: from Gulliver’s Travels to King Kong
You can also take School of English research methodology seminars.
Optional modules – other departments
Nineteenth-Century German Literature
The Scramble for Africa
Jacksonian America 1828–1846
Modern Languages modules
In addition to your course modules, you can take optional 15-credit modules in the Modern Languages Teaching Centre in:
Assessment of these modules ties your language learning to your research interests.
15,000 word dissertation