MLitt/PgDip/PgCert Literature, Culture & Place

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Program Description

MLitt/PgDip/PgCert Literature, Culture & Place

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Why this course?

This course allows graduates with first degrees in literature, cultural studies, or related areas to take their studies to a more specialised level or in an entirely new direction.

The course is unique in the UK. It combines a broad range of periods and places. Specialist expertise is provided by teaching staff, who are members of the Literature, Culture & Place research group. You’ll use rare local resources, such as:

  • the University library's collections of eighteenth-century travel writing
  • the National Gallery of Scotland's landscape collection
  • the Canadian collections at the National Library of Scotland

You’ll study

You'll complete a number of compulsory and elective classes as well as a dissertation.

Dissertation

MLitt students will write a dissertation of 15,000 words on a relevant subject of their choice. You’ll be guided by an expert supervisor.

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class Honours degree, or equivalent in English Literature or a related subject.

Pre-Masters Preparation Course

The Pre-Masters Programme is a preparation course for international students (non EU/UK) who do not meet the entry requirements for a Masters degree at the University of Strathclyde. The Pre-Masters programme provides progression to a number of degree options.

Fees & funding

How much will my course cost?

All fees quoted are for full-time courses and per academic year unless stated otherwise.

Scotland/EU

  • 2015/16 - Mlitt Literature, Culture & Place full-time £7,150
  • 2015/16 - Mlitt Literature, Culture & Place part-time £3,575
  • 2015/16 - PgDip Literature, Culture & Place full-time £5,335

Rest of UK

  • 2015/16 - Mlitt Literature, Culture & Place full-time £7,150
  • 2015/16 - Mlitt Literature, Culture & Place part-time £3,575
  • 2015/16 - PgDip Literature, Culture & Place full-time £5,335

International

  • 2015/16 - Mlitt Literature, Culture & Place full-time £12,155
  • 2015/16 - Mlitt Literature, Culture & Place part-time £6,078
  • 2015/16 - PgDip Literature, Culture & Place full-time £12,155

How can I fund my course?

The fees shown are annual and may be subject to an increase each year.

Careers

Students with a first degree in literary or cultural studies (or a related subject) will find this course relevant to careers in:

  • teaching
  • the media
  • the arts
  • heritage
  • tourism
  • other fields

Those considering a PhD will also find it a valuable stepping stone.

Where are they now?

90% of our graduates are in further work or study*

*Based on the results of the National Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey (2010/11 and 2011/12).

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated May 3, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
12 - 24 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
7,150 GBP
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Glasgow, Scotland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 12 - 24 months
Price 7,150 GBP