Why Study English Language and Literature Here?

Full course name: English Language and Literature AS
Year running: 17/18
Awarding body: WJEC GCE

If you love reading, theatre, writing and language, you'll find plenty to interest you in our English Department. All classes take place in a dedicated suite of rooms where you will also find computers, DVDs and other resources to extend your studies. You may attend conferences, workshops and theatre performances. The teachers in the English department are passionate about their subject and pride themselves on their ability to transmit their enthusiasm and interest to the students. If you're keen on English, this course offers a great opportunity. You will study a variety of literary texts including drama, poetry, novels and short stories. You will also study non-literary material such as travel writing, autobiographies, journalism and transcripts of everyday conversations.

You will study Non-Literary Prose & Modern Drama and Non-Literary Spoken Language & Poetry. You will also study creative writing.

To do this course you will need to meet our entry requirements.

Click here for general entry requirements.

A Level English Language and Literature is assessed through external exams and coursework.

English based degrees provide a wealth of opportunity in a range of career areas including Publishing, Journalism, Public Relations, Advertising, Marketing, Teaching and various jobs in the public sector including the civil service.

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