English Language: This course examines a wide variety of versions of English and their social, cultural and historical contexts. You will explore the international role of English as a global phenomenon. With its emphasis on real language in use, the course examines the relationship between language and society through the analysis of contemporary materials such as news texts. Religious Studies: As you study the texts and practices of different religious groups and visit their places of worship, you will discover what is important for religious cultures from across the world. At the same time, you will gain invaluable insight into what it means to live in today's multi-faith Britain.