University of Leeds: English Literature

InstitutionUniversity of Leeds
Department School of English
Telephone 0113 343 4738
Study type Taught


Discover the incredible diversity of English literature throughout history and around the globe with this broad and varied Masters course. This course allows you to explore the enormous breadth of English literature across different genres, time periods, and cultures.

By choosing from a wide range of modules, you’ll be able to specialise in a particular field or draw unexpected connections between disparate areas such as Arthurian legend or the Victorian media revolution, Black British writing or the Brontës, psychoanalysis or postcolonialism.

This flexibility gives you access to teaching staff with expertise in diverse areas, allowing you to gain a multifaceted perspective on your subject.

You’ll have further freedom to pursue your personal interests through an independent research project on a topic of your choice. Throughout the course, you’ll be encouraged to consider overarching issues relating to the study of English literature in all its forms.


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