Communication is your thing. You’re into how humans use words, stories and images to express their ideas. Our courses let you develop your own style of writing and explore facets of English language, literature and linguistics that fascinate you. We focus on the skills and knowledge valued by employers, giving you important industry insight through links with creative organisations.
Explore different modes of performance that will develop your knowledge and practice of contemporary theatre. Discover how different societies have shaped English literature, and how English literature has shaped society. Prepare for a practical or academic career that could change the way others see the world.
English is one of the most widely-spoken languages in the world. Stand out to employers world-wide by developing your command of English to an advanced level and studying its sounds, structures and uses as a global language.
Improve your understanding of one of the most widely-spoken languages in the world and learn to teach it effectively to others. Prepare for a career that allows you to travel the globe.
Expand your understanding of English, one of the most widely-spoken languages in the world, and develop analytical, communicative and intercultural skills that will improve your employability.
Learn how different societies have shaped English literature, and how English literature has shaped society. Become a self-reliant researcher as well as developing the skills required for the modern world of work.
This course will bring the great authors and works to life, from Anglo-Saxon times to the present, on an imaginatively taught course that will prepare you for a range of careers.
Writers are the product of their times, so history and English is a perfect combination. You’ll explore great writers and works, from the middle ages to the near-present time, while studying the politics, cultural influences and societies of the corresponding periods.
Tackle the biggest questions facing humanity and discover how others have tried to solve them. Explore how different societies have shaped, and been shaped by, English literature. Become a self-reliant researcher with critical and analytical skills suited to many different careers.
Develop your creative and professional writing skills while learning how English literature has shaped, and been shaped by, society. Prepare for work in many creative areas, including fiction writing, journalism, arts criticism and publishing.
Prepare for a career in screenwriting, journalism or film-making. Develop your creative and professional writing skills, examine key films and film-makers and create your own short films.