English Literature

Other Research Masters programmes

We also offer the following MSc by Research programmes.

MSc by Research - Dissertation

This programme allows you to undertake a research project of your own devising, leading to a 30,000 word dissertation.

MSc by Research – Coursework and Dissertation

This highly flexible programme allows you to undertake a research degree by writing two substantial essays of 6,000 words on related topics of your own choice, before building on this with a dissertation of 15,000 words.

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) by Thesis

A student working towards the degree of MPhil pursues a research project for a period of 24 months if studying full-time, or four years part-time.

Research skills and methods

Research skills and methods courses run over two semesters.

Research skills and methods

MSc by Research Programme Handbook

The MSc by Research programme handbook can be viewed online here.

MSc by Research Programme Handbook