Publishing and literature are an important part of the media landscape, and hence of society. They help to shape and are shaped by the media. They are frequently used to portray the media world, yet are themselves reflections of it.
Combining a Media Studies Major with an English Literature Minor will give you a wonderful balance of skills for analytical, critical and creative projects. You will learn all about the media's current exciting state of disruption and opportunity, and the journey society took to get us here.
You will develop advanced understanding of the media's role, backed up by an extra dimension of contextual knowledge from your literary studies.
This degree will give you a strong base for success in the media, either in traditional forms of literature and publishing or in newer fields taking advantage of technological developments. You will also be well placed for further study and academic careers.