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English and Mathematics MA (Hons)

University of Dundee

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  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Combining your English and Mathematics studies gives you a very wide range of modules to study that can lead to a diverse range of careers.You can choose to study English literature from the medieval period right up to the present day, as well as studying both pure and applied mathematics.In English you can study anything from Shakespeare to science fiction, Romantic poetry to contemporary poetry, creative writing to visual culture, or Victorian novels to Hollywood films. We start by covering topics such as how to analyze a poem and how to read a novel as a literary critic, moving on to historical surveys of literature. We then explore in more detail many of the periods, movements and topics previously covered.The modules we offer throughout the degree reflect the diverse research specialisms of our staff, giving you an wide range of choices.Mathematics is one of the best subjects for developing your analytical skills. This means you will be highly employable and develop a wide range of transferable skills. Scientific developments are possible due to mathematical applications while mathematical models inform decisions in industry, government, and in the financial sector.Computers are used extensively in modern mathematics. We will introduce you to various mathematical software in a very interactive way while preparing you for industry.You will also be able to join a range of active societies including DUMaS (Dundee University Maths Society) and the English Society.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 18,150per year

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University information

University of Dundee

  • University League Table

    31st

  • Campus address

    University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 4HN, Scotland

With over 16,000 students and 3,000 staff representing around 150 different countries across the world, the University of Dundee is a truly global institution.
Dundee offers a wide range of disciplines within a friendly and integrated community, to create a unique student experience.
A range of scholarships are available to help international students get the most from their studies.

Subject rankings

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    29th out of 106 15

    28th out of 72

  • Entry standards

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    171 83%

    10th

    23
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    59 59%

    78th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.26 85%

    23rd

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    159 67%

    23rd

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

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    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.15 83%

    25th

    11

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