Master of English Literature
Do you want to became an expert about Shakespeare, Dickens and Joyce? Or master your English?

Master of English Literature

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General information

This postgraduate course aims to teach you the advanced study of a wide range of literature in English, from the early modern to the contemporary period. You will explore the diversity of literary and cultural heritage with the help of different subjects and classes.

The Masters programme in English Literature will provide students with a detailed and sophisticated understanding of English and related literature, and support students’ critical and creative engagement with issues of English literary studies.

Because the study is consecutive, the Masters degree in English Literature builds on your previous Bachelors degree and deepens the knowledge gained from this first qualification. The standard study period of this Master programme lasts one to two years.

Professional future with a Masters programme in English Literature

Upon completion of your Masters degree in English Literature you will be accredited the title Master of Arts. You can take employment in several fields:

  • Academic Research & Teaching
  • Adult Education
  • Cultural and linguistic institutions
  • Language interpretation
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The Master of English Literature is available at the following universities:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   Teacher Education in English / German   comprehensive profile   HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
comprehensive profile   Literary Studies: English Literature in a Visual Culture   comprehensive profile   Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
comprehensive profile   Linguistics and Literature: English   comprehensive profile   University of Antwerp
  English Literature     Swansea University
  Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)     University of Nottingham
  English and American Studies     University of Oxford
  English Language and Applied Linguistics (Research)     University of Birmingham
  English Literature: Medieval & Early Modern Literature & Culture     University of Glasgow
  Welsh Government and Politics     Cardiff University
  TESOL     University of Leeds
  English Language Teaching     Coventry University London
  Global Englishes     University of Southampton
  English Studies: English Literature     Queen Mary University of London
  English Language and Applied Linguistics     University of Birmingham
  History     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  English Literature     Oxford Brookes University
  Literature and Philosophy     University of Sussex
  PGCE Secondary English     University of Manchester
  20th and 21st Century Literature     University of Southampton
  History     University of Reading
  Twentieth Century British History     University of Birmingham
  Chinese/English Translation and Interpreting     University of Nottingham
  English Language and Linguistics     University of Stirling
  West Midlands History     University of Birmingham
  Welsh Politics and Society     Aberystwyth University
  English     Bangor University
  English     University of Liverpool
  English Literature     University of Nottingham
  English Literature     University of Sheffield
  English Literature     Cardiff University
  English Literature     University of Bedfordshire
  Scottish Literature (MLitt)     University of Stirling
  English (MRes)     Goldsmiths, University of London
  Education - English Language     Liverpool Hope University
  English Studies     The University of Sunderland
  English Studies: Postcolonial and Global Literatures     Queen Mary University of London
  English Studies     University of Sussex
  English Language     Swansea University
  Applied Linguistics for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)     University of Kent
  ...     ...

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