English Language at DMU is an exciting joint honours degree with numerous distinctive and motivating features. We will equip you with the tools that you need in order to describe and analyse different types of spoken and written language in detail. Throughout the course, you will examine where English Language has come from, and how it may explode in an era of global change and technological innovation. You will discover how it works; both as a complex system for embodying ideas, emotions and beliefs and as a means of influencing, persuading and moving others. Joint honours subjects include Media which gives you a comprehensive understanding of the important theories, issues and debates in the media and allows you to discover where your own talents lie.