Comparative Literature and Culture (CLC) offers you the opportunity to study global literature as well as to explore film, philosophy and visual arts. CLC combines a fascinating breadth of material with a focus on contexts – places, periods, and genres – to explore how key cultural shifts transform how we see, represent, and make sense of our changing world. The Comparative Literature and Culture with History of Art and Visual Culture degree at Royal Holloway University of London is a unique and intellectually stimulating degree which will develop you as a culturally-aware, creative and adaptable thinker.
If you have a passion for the visual arts, History of Art and Visual Culture will give you the skills to read, interpret and analyse images and artefacts across cultures. You will benefit from the research expertise of staff in the School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, engaging in the key phases in the development of the history of art and visual culture of Europe and Latin America, equipping you with the skills
On graduation you will be ready to pursue a career in a wide range of areas including publishing, marketing, the media, arts administration, fashion, international management, the civil service, accountancy or teaching. Alternatively you may choose to continue your studies by means of a postgraduate degree.Recent graduates have launched careers in diverse roles as film, content writing, photographic editorial, journalism, sales and marketing, teaching, publishing and retail buying.
- Reading Texts: Criticism for Comparative Literature
- Tales of the City: Introduction to Thematic Analysis
- Visual Arts 1: Artists and their Materials
- Histories of Representation
- Critical and Comparative Approaches
- International Film 2: Readings and Representations
- A Special Theme in the Novel: Transgressions
- Gender and Clothing in 20th-Century Literature and Culture
- 36 months
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Visual Arts History View 758 other Bachelors in Area & Cultural Studies in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Levels: ABB-BBB
- At least five GCSEs at grade A*-C or 9-4 including English and Mathematics.
- All teaching at Royal Holloway is in English. You will therefore need to have good enough written and spoken English to cope with your studies right from the start.
International19300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19300 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.