Edge Hill University English Literature

By | 26th May 2017

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Edge Hill University English Literature

Edge Hill University English Literature

BA (Hons) English Literature

  • Study Abroad Option Available
  • Sandwich Year Option Available
  • International Students Can Apply


UCAS Code: Q200
Course Length: 3 Years Full-Time
Start Dates: September 2017, September 2018
Department: Department of English, History & Creative Writing
Location: Edge Hill University
  • English at Edge Hill University ranked in the top two in the North West for learning resources in the National Student Survey 2016;
  • Acquire and develop a key set of communication skills which are highly valued by employers;
  • In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, over 50% of the publications produced by the English team at Edge Hill were placed in the top two categories – either ‘internationally excellent’ or ‘world leading’.

In English Literature you will have the opportunity to feed your passion for the written word while developing essential communication skills which are highly valued by employers. We want you to be inspired by literature, from classic to contemporary works. We will introduce you to influential theoretical and critical approaches, as well as offering a range of modules that include different literary periods, genres and topics. If you have a passion for reading and a love of language, an enthusiasm for the ideas that lie behind published literature in all its forms, and a desire to know more about motivations and the impact of literature on societies, then this is the ideal degree.


Edge Hill University
St Helens Road
L39 4QP
United Kingdom

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