English and Music at Southampton offers you the opportunity to think about literature and music in unique and compelling ways. Like the sound of a degree that allows you a plethora of job opportunities in the music industry? Then the joint degree course in English and Music is for you. As a student you will have the opportunity to both study great works of literature and also engage with key concepts of music studies, in a unique and compelling course programme. This course prepares graduates for a career in music production, journalism, teaching, song writing, and film score composing. English at Southampton achieved 93 per cent student satisfaction for teaching of their course (NSS, 2016). With 96 per cent of our research is rated as being of internationally recognised quality (REF, 2014). We offer a wide range of options, including ground-breaking work in international writing, creative writing and film studies, and the chance to study one or more languages as part of your course.