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Postgraduate courses

English Literature

Engage with contemporary voices

Discover our English Literature courses here, or find out more at a Postgraduate Open Evening.

Postgraduate Open Evenings

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Explore your ideas by studying everything from novels and poetry to memoir and non-fiction.

Studying English Literature at postgraduate level can lead to career paths including journalism, marketing, arts and heritage, communications, and more.


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Contemporary Literature MA

Contemporary literature is full of innovation, diversity and creativity. It is an area that is constantly evolving to reflect what is happening in the world. Through the texts and topics you study, you will discover the debates that are informing authors, critics and literary professionals. This course is your opportunity to become a literary critic in the contemporary writing scene.

Discover why York St John University is The One

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