The structure of the degree allows you to follow either a bespoke English Literature programme, constructing your own pathway through a range of different courses, or one of several specialist pathways to suit your interests. You will also have access to world class libraries and museums, as well as the extraordinary diversity of cultural, literary and artistic events.
The core research skills programme includes tailored workshops with the University’s archives and world-class Special Collections, as well as providing the academic and technical skills you will need to succeed at postgraduate level in the university and other professional environments.
The programme develops key skills sought by many employers, including:
- the ability to find, select and manage large quantities of information
- confident and persuasive oral and written communication
- problem solving through creative and critical thinking.
Graduates have gone on to pursue successful careers in writing, editing, publishing, teaching, the media, heritage and creative industries.
The course is available in the following countries: