Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Take your love of literature to new heights, studying the English-speaking world’s most influential and inspiring writing.

Our exciting degree programme will teach you how to read and interpret texts from a wide range of periods, places and genres, and to understand them in their historical, political and cultural contexts.

You’ll gain a grounding in the critical and theoretical approaches that have shaped English literature in recent years. Our teaching takes an interdisciplinary approach: you’ll discover how philosophy, psychology and other disciplines can enrich our understanding of literary works.

Based in the heart of London, the English department has a world-class reputation and an impressive range of expertise and choice of modules. From medieval epics and Renaissance literary culture to cutting-edge contemporary fiction and everything in between, there are opportunities to personalise your English degree and study the topics that most interest you.

Course Modules

Year 1

English in Practice

Literatures in Time: Texts and Contexts from the Eighth to the Sixteenth Century

Narrative

Poetry

Reading, Theory and Interpretation: approaches to the study of English Literature

Shakespeare

Start Date:

16/09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees