Gender and Women's Studies MA - 2020 Entry
Full time 12 Month(s), Part time 24 Month(s)
The MA in Gender and Women’s Studies is a taught postgraduate degree which aims to deepen your perspectives on gender studies and feminism.
You will have the opportunity to gain a thorough knowledge of the key debates and authors within Gender and Women’s Studies as well as the opportunity to develop specialist interests and key research skills. Core modules aim to take you through the intellectual traditions, concepts and politics which have shaped the evolution of Women’s Studies inside and outside the academy and will give you greater methodological confidence to do your own research.
You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.
- Beyond the Text: Image, Sound and Object as Historical Evidence
- Capitalism and Crisis
- Contemporary British Fiction
- Contemporary Debates in Social Theory
- Contemporary Gothic: Text and Screen
- Critical Debates in Media and Cultural Studies
- Environment and Culture
- Methods in Science and Technology Studies
- Postcolonial Women's Writing
- Research Projects in Practice: From Design to Dissemination
- Romance and Realism
- Social and Cultural Theory
- The Social Life of Science and Technology: Theories and Debates
- Victorian Literature and Other Media
- Writing the Nineteenth Century City
Information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and new research.
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