University of Bedfordshire

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
University Square, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JU, United Kingdom

English Literature with Foundation Year

This course offers you the opportunity to follow the development of English Literature, from the tales of Chaucer and the plays of Shakespeare to the poems of Benjamin Zephaniah and the novels of Monica Ali. This course covers all the major periods of English Literature, including the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, the Restoration and the Eighteenth Century, the Romantics and the Victorians, and the Modern Age. In the second year, you will also have the option of studying Shakespeare and his contemporaries, American literature or creative writing, while third-year options include Gothic stories, world literature and children’s fiction. In your final year, you will also produce a dissertation, with the option of submitting either an extended essay on a subject of your choice or a portfolio of creative writing.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Bedford Campus,Bedford
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £6,200
  • England Year 1 £6,200
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,200
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,200
  • Wales Year 1 £6,200
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £6,200