3 good reasons to study English and Drama at Salford: •Dynamic teaching plus masterclasses with visiting industry professionals. •An innovative course linking literature, theatre and performance. •Excellent contacts, including the BBC and regional theatres. Literature and theatre speak to us about the world we live in and about social and cultural issues that affect our lives. In this course you will have the opportunity to study intellectually and creatively, and to explore the relationship between literature, theatre and society. You will learn to research and analyse literary and performance texts, and work on drama projects designed to deepen your understanding of different kinds of plays and theatre practitioners. This course has a unique emphasis upon adaptation and you will also explore contemporary approaches to making performance. In Drama you can choose whether to emphasise theory or practice. In English you will also have the chance to choose historical, contemporary or more creative courses.