The BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing degree at Lincoln combines the study of great world literature with the opportunity for students to write their own original work. Teaching is enhanced by workshops, readings and masterclasses with visiting authors. This degree provides students with the opportunity to consider literature from a variety of theoretical, historical and cultural perspectives. The course covers poetry, fiction and drama, as well as less traditional literary forms, such as life writing and graphic novels. Students may also develop a portfolio of creative writing pieces.