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About the course

Building on the longstanding tradition of interdisciplinary research and teaching at Sussex, the Literature and Philosophy MA exemplifies the fruitful co-operation between Philosophy and English.

You’ll study in a stimulating environment for creative thinking, open discussion and critical engagement. You'll draw on ideas from literature, philosophy (analytic and continental), psychology and intellectual history.

You have the opportunity to examine central topics at the intersection of philosophy and literature, such as: 

  • the autonomy of the work of art 
  • literature as philosophy
  • ethics and literature
  • the experience of reading
  • style and narrative
  • modernism and modernity.

Why choose this course?

  • Ranked 5th in the UK for Philosophy (The Guardian University Guide 2018), and our research

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Entry Requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above. Your qualification should typically be in a subject relevant to your chosen Masters course. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.


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Where is University of Sussex


Scholarships

Chancellor’s International Scholarship (2019)

Chancellor’s Masters Scholarship (2019)

Sussex Graduate Scholarship (2019)

Sussex India Scholarship (2019)

Sussex Malaysia Scholarship (2019)

Sussex Nigeria Scholarships (2019)

Sussex Pakistan Scholarships (2019)

Sussex Vietnam Scholarship (2019)

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