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Through our undergraduate degree you can explore the bold and illustrious world of English Literature – ranging from the Early Middle Ages to the present day.

You can combine disciplines through our English joint honours degree, combinations include Journalism, Drama, Psychology, Education and more.

On our English MA you will dissect and analyse the role of contemporary literature in a number of different contexts. Whether it be studying post-1945 classics, to examining late modernists such as Samuel Beckett, and surveying the latest novels.

Our English lecturers are active, publishing researchers in their specialist fields, offering expert teaching in subjects ranging from Shakespeare to Victorian literature.

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UON English academic scores front page splash for literary weekly

28 May 2021


The Living Room Lectures: BA (Hons) English

Mon 21 – Mon 21 Feb 2022