If you love the written and spoken word, this course is for you. A comprehensive and stimulating introduction to English language and literature, it investigates how the English language is used in a variety of global contexts, and explores literature from different historical periods and in diverse cultural settings. You’ll explore writing and speech in a wide range of forms, and develop your skills in the interpretation of literary and non-literary texts.
Key features of the course
Learn how to analyse a wide range of texts including fiction, poetry and drama
Explore the history of the English language and how it has become a global language
Have the opportunity to develop a project based on independent study
Learn the skills of critical commentary and complex argument that are highly valued in the workplace
- Registration is expected to open in March 2020 for courses starting from October 2020.
This degree has three stages, each comprising 120 credits.You’ll start Stage 1 with a broad introduction to the arts and humanities followed by up to two modules chosen from a variety of subjects. Next, in Stage 2, you’ll study two compulsory modules, the first explores different approaches to reading texts, and the second examines the history and diversity of English. Finally, in Stage 3, you’ll complete your degree with two advanced modules, one from English language and one from English literature.
How to apply
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6,048||Whole course|