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Crime and Gothic Fictions MA

Bath Spa University

Program description

Crime and Gothic Fictions MA

You’ll explore the ways crime and Gothic enrich each other, focusing on both equally during the taught element of the MA. We’ll give you the opportunity to specialise for your final dissertation, if desired.

You’ll be taught the histories of the two genres to ensure you have a good grounding, before moving on to consider contemporary and international examples from both genres.

The programme will help strengthen your skills in comparison and criticism across genres, while allowing you to specialise in the genre of your choice.

Admission requirements

Entry requirements for our postgraduate courses vary. We are generally looking for a good honours degree or equivalent.

Some courses also require an interview or the submission of a portfolio of work.

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Program content

This course includes or offers the following modules. Please check the programme document (below the main image on this page) for more details on which modules are core, required or optional.

  • Research: Methods, Resources, Dissemination
  • Crime and the Gothic: Pasts and Presents
  • International Crime and Gothic
  • Crime Stories: From Page to Screen
  • Dissertation

Tuition fees

UK and EU students full time fee for year 1 is £7,195

International students full time fee for year 1 is £13,300

Career opportunities

Career opportunities for graduates with an MA in Crime and Gothic Fictions include:

  • Working in cultural research and education
  • Academic and fictional publishing
  • Genre-related film, TV, and other media
  • Literary journalism
  • Dark tourism and the Gothic heritage industry.

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Bath Spa University is a top UK university for creativity, culture, enterprise and education. Based in a World Heritage city and connected to a network of international partners, Bath Spa University ensures that its graduates are socially engaged global citizens....

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Bath Spa University

Newton Park
BA2 9BN Bath
United Kingdom

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