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BA(Hons)English Literature (with Foundation Year+Sandwich)

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Overview

A degree in English literature indulges your love of reading and provides intellectual challenge.

It’s also practical preparation for a broad range of careers in the cultural industries – one of Britain’s most exciting, diverse and internationally recognised fields.

Graduates in English literature are highly employable, and can show clear evidence of excellent communication, critical and analytical skills.

BA(Hons) English Literature shows you how literature is essential to understanding global culture and society.

The core modules focus on the practical, visible impact of literature on the world, with integral fields trips giving you the chance to apply what you’re learning in a very tangible sense.

Explore literary texts from the English Renaissance to the 21st century, and learn to critically engage with diverse global voices and concerns.

Study in a collaborative environment, working with academics who are passionate about their subject and value your contribution to in-class discussions.

The course consistently ranks highly in the National Student Survey (NSS), thanks to the quality of the teaching and our inspiring staff, who are active researchers and experts in their field, and will support you throughout your studies.

Career opportunities

Graduates in English literature are highly employable, thanks to their strong skills for employment and broad knowledge base.

The course builds transferable skills into the modules you study and encourages you to apply them at every opportunity, including on field trips.

Former students have gone on to work as marketing executives, content managers for publishers, HR recruitment consultants, and teachers in primary, secondary and further education. Many choose to continue their studies with postgraduate degrees in English and related subjects.

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