Our Masters Courses

We offer a wide range of specialist taught postgraduate degrees. Our degrees are MLitt (Master of Letters), and can be taken either full-time (1 year) or part-time (2 years). Some of our students are taking a course as PhD preparation, others for career development, and some for general interest.

Below are details of our Creative Cultures range of courses, and to the right you'll find a list of ALL our postgraduate courses.

MLitt in Comics and Graphic Novels

Our unique MLitt in Comics and Graphic Novels examines comics from the point of view of critical analysis (in terms of genre, style, formal properties and history) and also provides training in the creative aspects of comics production. 

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MLitt in Crime Writing and Forensic Investigation

Forensic students at workDo you have a passion for crime writing? Are you fascinated by the use of forensic science to solve mysteries? Start your investigations with our world leading creative writing and forensics experts. 

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MLitt in Film Studies

The MLitt in Film Studies will expand your appreciation of the medium in terms of its history, formal properties, and its relationships with other art forms. There is a particular focus on authorship and adaptation, as well as the transition from script to screen, drawing on an extensive collection of unpublished script material.

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MLitt in Science Fiction

Science Fiction imageA highly interdisciplinary course offering modules on Science Fiction literature, film, comics and other media, with scope to incorporate creative practice into your studies. 

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MLitt in Writing Practice & Study (Creative Writing)

Our MLitt in Writing Practice and Study is like no other available in the UK. Small, bespoke and intimate, it offers you an experience that gets you writing from week one and has you feeling like a "real" writer from the very start of your course.

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MLitt in Theatre Studies

Our MLitt in Theatre Studies is an innovative and engaging postgraduate degree programme that will allow you to study many aspects of the theatre, drawing on the unique relationship between Dundee's Rep Theatre and the University of Dundee.

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