We are enthusiastic about literature and passionate about helping you achieve your full potential. This degree offers you an excellent grounding in a comprehensive range of texts and allows you to follow your enthusiasms, particularly when you choose your own topic for your dissertation. We also offer a distinctive experience of working alongside academic critics, literary theorists and practising writers. This ensures that you’ll gain a breadth of insight into literature, language and your own academic writing. We teach you how to explore fundamental ethical and philosophical questions, and how to investigate the place of religion in society. We teach you how to read important texts in detail and how to analyse and think critically.