Doctor of Letters

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Language and Literature not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

A degree of the University of New Zealand or the University of Canterbury.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

LittD graduates will have made significant original contributions of published original research to letters.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Society and Culture at this level can earn:


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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ada Wells Memorial Prize

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office




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Friends of the Dorothy Neal White Collection Research Grant

Provided by:

Society of the Friends of the Dorothy Neal White Collection - The Grants Committee



Research Grant value $2,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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