English Language and Literature BA (Hons)

 

Course Code

UCAS Code: Q300
International Code: AHU103

Location

Coventry University (Coventry)

 

Study mode

Full-time
Part-time
Sandwich

Duration

3 years full-time
4 years sandwich
Flexible part-time

Start date

September 2023

This is a proposed new course for 2023-24 entry and the course content will be added shortly. Please keep checking back on this course page to see our latest updates.


Course overview

Study level: Undergraduate

Interested in both Literature and Language? Our BA English Language and Literature degree combines the study of both and can help you to think about and analyse the world in new ways.

English Literature and Language should appeal to you if you have an interest in:

  • how language is used in everyday communication, including the digital world, and how it varies depending on who uses it, where, and why
  • the study of literary texts and literary genres from the Renaissance to the 21st century.
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Global Ready

An international outlook, with global opportunities

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Teaching excellence

Taught by lecturers who are experts in their field

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Employability

Career ready graduates, with the skills to succeed

Why you should study this course

  • You can develop transferable skills in criticism, analysis and interpersonal communication which are vital in many careers, such as the teaching, legal, media, marketing, financial and public sector professions.
  • You can develop further grounding in both linguistic and literary analysis, and develop your understanding of language use and literary genres and periods.
  • Through your study of English language, you will develop an understanding of how English works as a system of communication that helps to define ourselves, the societies we live in, and the whole world.
  • In English literature, you’ll have the opportunity to examine a range of fictional works from different countries and explore the ways in which the world is interpreted through them.
  • We have significant links with a wide variety of potential employers such as secondary schools, magazines, newspapers and local charities.

  • This is a proposed new course for 2023-24 entry and the course content will be added shortly. Please keep checking back on this course page to see our latest updates.