M.A. Gender, Sexuality and Culture

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP15500 Year (Non-EEA)
  • English ( Find a course )
The University of Manchester | Manchester , United Kingdom
The Master of Arts in Gender, Sexuality and Culture offered by The University of Manchester is a highly interdisciplinary programme that will: Introduce new approaches to gender studies and sexuality studies as a theoretical, social, cultural, political and historical field of investigation; challenge current understandings of gender and sexuality by interrogating cultural identities, such as queer, homosexual, gay, straight, bisexual, transgendered; examine cultural production and cultural theory in relating to other power systems, such as race, ethnicity and class; and offer training in research methods.

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Students in the Master of Arts in Gender, Sexuality and Culture programme offered by The University of Manchester programme have gone on to take up a diverse range of careers in both the public and private sectors. Some have gone on to pursue postgraduate research, and several have taken up jobs as teachers.

This approach is unique within the UK as it brings together scholars who offer options in a range of academic disciplines, including English and American Studies, Art History or Visual Culture, History, Modern Language, Religions and Theology, History of Medicine, Sociology, Social Anthropology, and others. The research culture of the University of Manchester is unusually rich for the study of gender and sexuality, and many departments with offerings in this area are ranked 5 or 5*. Based in the Centre for the Study of Sexuality and Culture, graduate students can take advantage of the stimulating research environment with regular seminar series such as "Gender, Sexuality and Culture: New Exchanges" and conferences.

Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • GBP 15500 Year (Non-EEA)
  • GBP 7700 Year (EEA)

MA (full-time)

  • UK/EU students (per annum): £7,700
  • International students (per annum): £15,500

MA (part-time)

  • UK/EU students (per annum): £3,850
Start date
Duration full-time 12 months
Languages
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

Courses:
  • Gender, Sexuality and Culture
  • Art in the Time of Proust
  • Reading the Contemporary
  • Queer Cinema and Beyond
  • Modernism and its Margins
  • Postcolonial Literatures, Genres and Theories

English Language Requirements

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find English courses on Language Learning Portal.

CAE score
180(Grade C)

Requirements

Full entry requirements

Academic entry qualification overview:

For the MA, a First or Upper Second class honours degree or overseas equivalent, in any area of the humanities or social sciences.

English language: Students whose first language is not English are required to hold IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 623 paper based (with a minimum score on Test of Written English of 5,0) or 263 computer based.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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