University of East London

Course Introduction

Narrative research is growing in popularity within academic social science and applied social policy areas; within cultural studies, there are increasing numbers of researchers and students who use narrative analysis; narrative studies are methodologically and theoretically very diverse, and students require academic experience in the area in order to be able to use them effectively; the course aims to familiarise students with narrative theories and train them in a range of narrative research methodologies.

Course Modules

Modules include: Narrative research. Options include: Life'course narratives; subjects in culture; psychosocial analysis of forced migration; narrative practice; dissertation; genealogical research strategies; political narratives; feminist postcolonialism; orientalism, gender, sexuality.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should hold a 1st Class or 2nd Class Honours degree. This degree should be in a relevant field of study. Applicants holding an honours degree in a field of study which is not of obvious relevance may also be considered. Applicants who are not graduates but who have relevant research or professional experience may also be considered.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate)