Comments about MA Nineteenth Century Studies (Research Track) - At the institution - Sheffield - South Yorkshire
Research-track training towards a PhD. Interdisciplinary study of the nineteenth century.
Entry/language requirements At least 2:1 or international equivalent in a first degree in English, or a combined degree including a substantial element of English. If English is not your first language, we normally require an overall IELTS score of at least 7.5, normally with at least 7 in each component. For TOEFL we normally expect a minimum score of 630, with a Test of Written English score of 5. Applicants who have taken the computer-based TOEFL test must normally achieve an overall score of 267 with an essay-writing score of at least 5. The TOEFL IBT test score has to be 113 or above.
MA Nineteenth Century Studies (Research Track)
Interdisciplinary Approaches to Nineteenth-Century Studies, Research Methods and Practice module plus 60 credits and 15,000-word dissertation.
Modules in the English department:
-Interdisciplinary Approaches to Nineteenth-Century Studies (core)
-Research Methods and Practice
-The Rise of The Gothic, 1790–1890
-The City in 19th-century English Literature
-Archive Use and Methodology
-Literary Language from Romanticism to Modernism.
Modules in other departments:
-Nineteenth-century German Literature
-Hegel and his Critics
-Ballads, Broadsides and Cartoons: The Firth Collection in Sheffield.
-Discovering Rural England, 1870–1920
-History and the Victorians
-Union Man: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War
-The Chartist Challenge
-The Advent of Socialism in Britain, 1880–1900.