This distinctive degree programme for international students is taught by outstanding academics in English Literature and Modern Languages. The programme will appeal to anyone fascinated by the English Language but also how the language is manifested in historic, colonial and contemporary literature. Are you passionate about gaining fluency in the English language? Study a degree in English Literature, Language and Linguistics (with a Year Abroad) and become immersed in not just the English language but also the culture, history, and influential literature of the island nation. The year abroad provides an opportunity to study at one of our partner institutions. 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.