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This course allows you to understand how literature works.
Drawing on our best understanding of language and mind, you will explore:
You will understand how fictional people and imaginary places can be so emotionally, politically or artistically powerful. All of these are matters of 'style’.
Guided by our expert stylisticians, you will work at the interface of linguistics and literature, following your own interests and research. Whether your background is in linguistics or literary studies, you will come to appreciate the workings of text, culture, politics and reading, while discovering your own identity as a stylistician.
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Typically 2:1 or above, but we will consider 2:2 (or international equivalent), in English language or literature or a related arts or humanities subject
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Studying at the University of Nottingham will grant you access to world-leading teaching and research, with impressive facilities to support your studies. By choosing to study with us you will become part of a diverse community of over 46,000 students from 150 countries. You will work with passionate academics from around the globe and may have the chance to study at one of our international campuses in China or Malaysia.Read more
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