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Humanities

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

This course offers you the opportunity to pursue a bespoke, one-to-one programme of Masters study in a structured, interdisciplinary and research-driven environment. In it, you will undertake an extended piece of research within a programme of study designed together between you and your supervisor(s).

The MRes can be pursued for personal or career development, or as a stepping-stone to doctoral study (PhD) and is available across a broad range of disciplines in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities including Communications, Media, and Culture, English literature, Film and cinema, History, Law, Linguistics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion, Scottish literature.

Strong subject areas on offer include:

Eighteenth-Century Studies; Gothic studies; History of the Book / History of Reading; Renaissance studies; Scottish studies; and Translation.

You can exit at the end of stage 1 with PgCert Humanities.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second class honours degree (2:1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.

A research proposal is required along with your application. It should be a maximum of 1,500 words.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MRes

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Department

Arts and Humanities

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

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