Masters | Postgraduate Course - Victorian Literature and Culture MA Course Details within University of York

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Victorian Literature and Culture MA

Study Details

MA 1 year Full-time, MA 2 years Part-time

This course explores the engagement of nineteenth-century literature with a wide range of political, social and aesthetic issues, its variety of styles and genres, and both contemporary and modern critical perspectives. You will develop an understanding of: the engagement of Victorian literature with a range of political, social and aesthetic issues in the period; the cultural meanings and associations of the variety of styles and genres in which Victorian literature was produced; a range of different critical perspectives about Victorian literature.

Entry Requirements

Applicants for MA programmes in English and Related Literature will normally be expected to have obtained upper second-class honours, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject.
If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to. For more information, see: