This exciting new course is designed for students who would like to combine their love of English Literature with study and practice in the area of drama, theatre and performance. The degree will offer you the flexibility to specialise in areas that really interest you and is designed to introduce you to new concepts, ideas and practices whilst further developing the skills and strengths you already have. You will study a wide range of literary texts and genres, including poetry, drama and aspects of Creative Writing as well as Shakesepeare genres such as Tragedy. Throughout the course you will explore the ways in which key theoretical and critical approaches inform the study of literature at this level. The drama and performance modules focus on a variety of creative acting and theatre-making skill and projects and are taught by our highly experienced team of professional theatre practitioners.