3 good reasons to study English Literature at Salford: •Learn from internationally-renowned researchers who are also committed and enthusiastic teachers. •Choose from a wide variety of traditional and innovative modules. •Our course is designed to develop transferable skills such as problem-solving and analytical thinking. As technology continues to make the written word available in increasingly diverse formats to ever-wider audiences, those who are skilled at reaching informed judgements about literature, from novels to text messages, are well-placed to participate in the global economy. English literature graduates make excellent communicators, adept at understanding and analysing literature, with strong skills in critical and independent thinking, and a sophisticated knowledge of how texts interact with their historical and social contexts. This course offers a broad variety of texts and contexts, from Chaucer to Science Fiction, allowing you to discover your own interests and passions, while equipping you with the skills you need to succeed both academically and in the workplace.