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Department of English Studies

MA Pathways

If you choose to take one of the following named pathways, you will be expected to choose two modules from the chosen pathway and to write your dissertation in an area related to that pathway. You may take a further module from any other modules on offer. All students must take the core Research Methods and Resources module. Detailed module information is given under Module Descriptions.

Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies

Choose 2 or 3 modules from:

(Note that this pathway is distinct from the interdisciplinary MA in Medieval and Renaissance Studies being offered by the IMRS.)

Romantic and Victorian Literary Studies

Choose 2 or 3 modules from:

Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literary Studies

Choose 2 or 3 modules from:

Studies in Poetry

Choose 2 or 3 modules from:

You need not confine your choices to a pathway, but may choose any three from the full list of modules on offer if you prefer. Please use the 'additional comments' section of the application form to indicate your choice of modules.