The dissertation is a core module for all full-field literature students under guidance from an allocated specialist member of staff, and supported by interactive workshops, you will produce a sustained piece of research, either in the form of a traditional 10,000 word dissertation or alternatively in the form of creative project and. English literature course overview our ba english literature course is designed to introduce students to a wide range of literary styles and genres through the requirement to choose three core modules in their second year, students will be develop a deeper sense of historical development and accompanying sociological factors so that aspects of spectating and reading are understood in a. English literature at cardiff has long enjoyed an international reputation for its teaching and research but more than this – we pride ourselves on nurturing a friendly, personalised and supportive environment for our students. 2 picking and developing a thesis topic the english department encourages its honors students to explore a range of thesis topics past students have completed research-oriented analyses of literature, collections of original poems or.
Sixteen powerful dissertation topics in english literature for undergraduate students is it really approaching dissertation time already are you beginning to panic because you want your thesis to be the greatest that any examiner in the world has ever read. The university of edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in scotland, with registration number sc005336, vat registration number gb 592 9507 00, and is acknowledged by the uk authorities as a “recognised body” which has been granted degree awarding powers. Study undergraduate courses for 2019 entry english and history (ba) (full-time, 2019 entry) in your third year you will write a specific english and history dissertation, with a main supervisor in one department and a nominated contact in the other department medieval to renaissance english literature or epic into novel making of.
“my undergraduate studies in the english literature programme were highly rewarding our small course size meant that we all got to know each other well, and came to value the opportunity to share ideas in a supportive environment. Dissertations are woth 40 credits and are compulsory for students taking single honours english literature, single honours scottish literature, and those taking joint honours english and scottish literature. Undergraduate english literature dissertation examples substance station, aimed at assignment and postgraduate jun 7, 2012 i am more visible my english slick victor can anyone tell me about your experiences (this could how to improve problem solving skills in maths any literature topic ) e ahrend is a good evidence.
From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, sage study skills help you get the best from your time at university department for english literature, university of reading. Ba american studies and english literature with a year abroad arts and humanities home we guarantee that you will be made a conditional offer for 2019 for a course at swansea university. Dissertation examples listed below are some of the best examples of final year projects and dissertations from students at the university of leeds we have not been able to gather examples from all schools. English literature dissertation ideas help advanced higher english dissertation related university courses english literature and social policy liverpool hope university sociology and english literature bangor university english literature loughborough university.
Students registered for english literature, english and creative writing, english and film, philosophy and literature, english and theatre studies, english and french, english and german, english and latin or english and cultural studies, may be permitted, at the discretion of the department, to write a dissertation of 10,000 words (see here. Our mlitt in victorian literature welcomes you to a lively intellectual and cultural scene find out more today, this programme welcomes you to a lively intellectual and cultural scene, at a university ranked in the world’s top 50 for english literature (qs world university rankings 2017. Dissertation methodology examples the dissertation methodology should describe the processes you used and theories you applied when approaching the research some material connected to the methodology needs to be put in the appendix of the dissertation rather than in this section in the body of the text. Sample dissertation abstracts middle class managing daughters in victorian literature” abstract: “this dissertation joins a vibrant conversation in the social sciences about the challenging nature of care labor as well as feminist discussions about the role of the daughter in victorian culture and early modern english translations. 6 submitting your dissertation copies: you must submit one hard copy of your dissertation to the english literature fourth year course secretary (undergraduate teaching office, room 108, first floor, 50 george square.
Dissertation i would also like to thank hp, the head of year at the school for her willingness to cooperate, and for being so supportive when i was a pupil at the school. Example english dissertation topic 4: analysing trends of sales: romantic historic fiction and recessionary pressures analysis of sales trends within english fiction literature shows that there is, in times of recession, an upswing in the number of books bought that relate to historic fiction. Since 2009, we have published the best of the annual dissertations produced by our final year undergraduates and award a 'best dissertation of the year' prize to the best of the best.
Research topics on english literature initially start off broad and then narrow down and you come up with your thesis using any of the research topics listed to the left (gender, comparisons, historical background, politics, and religion) can take you almost anywhere. Student advice on the literature comprehensive exam literature committee appointment form the dissertation committee, statement of purpose, and proposal. The aim of the dissertation or thesis is to produce an original piece of research work on a clearly defined topic usually a dissertation is the most substantial piece of independent work in the undergraduate programme, while a thesis is usually associated with master's degrees, although these terms.