MPhil in American Literature

University of Cambridge

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The MPhil in American Literature will consist of an intensive foundation course, taught in the Michaelmas term by a team of specialists, which combines detailed attention to specified primary texts with broader investigations into the conceptual, theoretical, and cultural parameters of the literary history of the United States.Students will be free in the Lent term to choose two from a range of optional courses offered by the MPhils in American Literature, Modern and Contemporary Literature, ... READ MORE

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2nd
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2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT
Full Time
9 months

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Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK High 2:1 Honours Degree. They need at least a high 2.1 honours degree from a UK university or equivalent. Applicants should note, however, that the majority of those accepted onto English Faculty MPhils have a first-class honours degree or equivalent. Applicants will normally be expected to have taken a substantial number of English courses at university level and to possess a sound background in the literature of the period covered by the course.

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£12,159 overall cost
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£27,516 overall cost
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The above mentioned fee is University Composition Fee. Students also additionally need to pay maintenance fee £11,123 and settling In fee £350..

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£27,516 overall cost
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The above mentioned fee is University Composition Fee. Students also additionally need to pay maintenance fee £11,123 and settling In fee £350..

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University of Cambridge

The Old Schools Trinity Lane Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.6 miles away

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