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This is our most flexible course. It’s designed to let you explore modules from across our degree programmes to create your own pathway.
You can choose to focus your studies in a particular specialism through our pathways in American Studies, Film Studies, Gothic Studies and Literary Linguistics among others, or choose from any of the modules to create the degree that best suits your interests.
Modules have been grouped into pathways to allow you to see how different modules might help you build up a portfolio that helps prepare you for a dissertation in a particular area. However, you may also choose modules across any of the pathways or MA programmes within the School of English.
American Literature pathway
Develop your knowledge across a range of fields including urban
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At least a 2:1 honours degree in English literature, language, linguistics, or a related discipline (e.g. history, philosophy, modern languages) is usually required.
English language requirements: Overall IELTS score of 7.5 with a minimum of 7.0 in each component, or equivalent.
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University of Sheffield has grown in reputation and size to become one of the UK’s leading universities with a global reputation for teaching and research. As part of the UK Russell Group, the University is a premier-league, research-led institution with over 27,000 students including more than 7,000 international students from 143 countries and over 7,000 members of staff.Read more
The University of Sheffield stood out for me because of its wonderful English programme and facilities for students. Being a postgraduate in the department has been a challenging and fantastic learning experience.
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