UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This is an inter'faculty programme drawing on the unusual breadth of disciplines for which UCL is renowned, including development studies, law, anthropology, literary scholarship, geography and queer studies. UCL offers students an opportunity to develop their own interests within this broad intellectual landscape. Teaching sessions are envisaged as interactive, with a limited amount of lecturing and an emphasis on student participation and critical discussion.

Course Modules

Core modules: Gender, society and representation; research methods. Options may include the following: Border crossings; equality, justice and difference; feminism and philosophy; gender, race and sexuality (new readings in Francophone literature and visual culture); gendering the study of politics (theory and practice); Hollywood genres; the human and non'human in medieval art; language, power, ideology; population and development; public and private modernities; readings in 20th'century Chinese culture (family, childhood, gender); reproduction, sex and sexuality; sex and the body in Early Modern Europe; sexuality and society in Russia and Eastern Europe; Spanish film; theories of childhood and society; tracing the body (technologies of representation in 18th' and 19th'century France; women in Jewish tradition; elective modules from the School of Oriental and African Studies.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £17,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,755  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,755  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,375  Academic year. First year home fees