Why study English?
English Literature enhances your ability to be critical and analytical. It opens up your mind and imagination, helping you to think independently and increase your knowledge and understanding of a variety of literature. The course will develop your ability to write accurately and clearly. You will learn to research , plan and prepare your responses using your own ideas and interests. You will discover how to be creative when explaining themes, characters, settings and their influences through social, cultural and historical situations. If you enjoy reading a wide range of literature and exploring issues and ideas within texts, then this course is ideal for you.
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What career could I do if I studied English Literature?
An English Literature is a great option if you are looking for a job that involves communication, writing and/or literary knowledge. For example, in areas such as Administration, communication, Journalism, Marketing , Publishing or Teaching.Journalism or publishing are other possible routes that English Literature can lead to, for example editorial, proofreading and correcting books before they go to print. A job in advertising, public relations or the press is also an option with a qualification in English Literature.
With further study, teaching is another profession open to you, or you could work for an arts organization trying to secure funding or publishing material for a museum or a gallery. You could also go into sectors like law, business, social work or even politics.