|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£16,000 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
At least 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.
Study eighteenth-century literature to develop a broad range of advanced skills. The focus is on the interface between historical and literary approaches, and you’ll be introduced to current academic debates and research methods in the field.
The Eighteenth Century: Research Approaches
Optional modules – literature
British poetry in the Long Eighteenth Century
The Rise of the Gothic
Poetry and its contexts
Fiction and Reality
Humans, Animals, Monsters and Machines: from Gulliver’s Travels to King Kong
Sex and Death in the Eighteenth Century
Optional modules – history
The Historical Novel
Framing the Past: The Eighteenth Century on Film
Arguments about Eighteenth-Century Crime
Eighteenth Century British American Colonies
Material Life and Culture in the Early Modern World
15,000 word dissertation