English and Linguistics have a natural synergy; you'll learn about the nature of language and gain an in-depth understanding of the forces that have shaped it over time.
This course will equip you with the tools needed to analyse language, and discusses the immense power that language has to construct meaning. You'll study literature from the Renaissance period to the 21st Century, as well as professional and creative writing.
The course is extremely flexible, offering a wide range of optional modules that allow you to pursue your passion and interests. It combines aspects of a traditional English and Linguistics degree with elements that are at the cutting-edge of English and Linguistics today. By the end of the course, you'll have a deep appreciation of the origins, appreciation, and the rich diversity of the written and spoken word.