Course Description

Modern English Literature

The English Department in Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, has offered a highly-successful and popular one-year taught M.A. degree programme in Modern English Literature since September 2002. This programme is designed for full-time students and we normally accept ten students each year. The cap on numbers ensures close personal tuition. Part-time students may also be admitted but in their case completion of the programme will take two years.

Aims of the Programme
To widen and deepen student’s knowledge and appreciation of English literature and contemporary critical theory

To familiarise students with traditional and modern technological sources for research in English literature

To equip students with the knowledge and skills required for doctoral studies

To enhance students’ career opportunities

CollegeMary Immaculate College
Course LocationLimerick
Course CategoryEnglish Literature, Arts & Humanities
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyUniversity of Limerick
Course Duration1 year full-time2 years part-time
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsApplicants should have an honours primary degree with English as a final year subject. Other suitably qualified candidates may also apply. Applicants may be required to attend for interview. A minor thesis proposal should be submitted with the application.
Phone(061) 204989
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Mary Immaculate College

South Circular Road Limerick City, Limerick City, Limerick, Republic of Ireland

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Mary Immaculate College
South Circular Road Limerick City
Limerick City, Limerick
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