School of Literature and Languages
Welcome to the School of Literature and Languages web-pages, where you will find details of our top-ranking English departments, and our innovative Modern Languages degrees. Staff in the Departments of English Language and Linguistics, English Literature, and Modern Languages and European Studies are constantly evolving new ways to teach and research our subjects, and to make them available to students in compelling formats. We hope you enjoy finding out about what we have to offer, both academically and in terms of preparing students for life after university. Do get in touch with us if you want to discover more.
Marks of distinction
The School of Literature and Languages is home to award-winning academics with an international research profile and prides itself on innovative teaching, including Creative Writing.
Learning beyond the classroom
Learning in the School of Literature and Languages is not confined to the classroom; placements, studying abroad, the University's RED award scheme and research opportunities are all available to help you broaden your skills and prepare for your chosen career.
the Professional Track
We take the professional development of students very seriously. We have a variety of options available within the Professional Track scheme. You can find out more and view newsletters using the following link.
Academic placements are an exciting opportunity for students on part one Persuasive Writing, and for all students in parts two and three. They facilitate the opportunity to link the learning on a module to jobs and careers away from the classroom.
Thinking about a joint degree?
Many of our students choose to undertake a joint degree. Discover the benefits of joint degrees within the School of Literature and Languages.