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BA (Hons)English Literature and History

University of Chichester
United Kingdom, Chichester
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Overview

This degree offers you an excellent grounding in a comprehensive range of texts and allows you to follow your enthusiasms, particularly when you choose your own topic for your dissertation. We also offer a distinctive experience of working alongside academic critics, literary theorists and practising writers. We will provide you with an exciting, challenging, and stimulating experience, looking into exciting historical events from around the globe – including wars, revolutions, as well as social, religious, and gender issues that have shaped our very identities will be analysed. This ensures that you’ll gain a breadth of insight into literature, language and your own academic writing.

Programme structure

In year one you’ll take two modules in Literary History entitled Victorian Literature and Modernism to the Present, as well developing your knowledge of British, European and international history.

In your second year, you will study the literature of the Renaissance, the Civil War, the Restoration and the Romantic period, as well as looking at wars, revolutions, social, religious and gender issues that shape our very identities.

In year 3 you’ll develop your own research topic on a dissertation subject of your own choosing, working on a one-to-one basis with an expert tutor.

Career opportunities

Our graduates go on to a wide variety of careers including:

Teaching
Journalism
Marketing
Personnel Work
Publishing
Gallery Work
Charity Management
Event Management
Tourism
Librarianship,
Social Work
Local Authority Employment
IT
Some also study further in such areas as English Literature, Archival Studies and Law. Graduates from Chichester have improved communication skills, confidence and cultural knowledge that make them attractive to prospective employers.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States