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This degree provides a rigorous course that interrogates the literary, creative, social, cultural, political and historical contexts in the field of children's literature. You will explore landmark books such as The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe or The Railway Children, alongside the contemporary innovations of Patrick Ness or Emily Gravett.
You will work with staff who have international reputations in areas such as philosophy in children's literature, popular fiction, adolescence and Young Adult, early children's books, and writing for young people. You will also benefit from a series of guest speakers, extra-curricular activities and field trips that will enhance your student experience and ensure you get the most out of your studies, and you will have the chance of working with
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A good second-class honours degree in English Lit/English Lit combined degree (if you have a degree in another discipline, please provide evidence of literary studies in your transcript or personal statement).
£6,657 (2020; full-time UK/EU)
£370 per ten credits (2020; part-time UK/EU)
£14,151 (2020; full-time International)
£787 per ten credits (2020; part-time International)
We believe that a postgraduate education is not just about getting a great degree, but also broadening your experiences, preparing yourself for your chosen career, and making lifelong friendships. Whether you are coming directly from your undergraduate degree or have been out of education for a few years, you will have plenty of opportunities to get involved with University life both academically and socially.Read more
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