The Foundation module aims to give MA students orientation in critical theory as well as training in research tools. The Foundation Module is compulsory for all MA students.The Foundation module consists of two distinct elements:
Critical Theory, a term-length module, assessed by a 6000-word essay.
Both elements of the module are compulsory.
To meet this requirement, students must take one of the following Critical Theory modules:
Aesthetics and Modernity I
Aesthetics and Modernity II
Feminist Literary Theory
Modernism and Psychoanalysis
Psychoanalysis and Cultural Production