251–300 th
World University Rankings 2021
59 th
Impact Rankings 2020
=43 rd
Young University Rankings 2016
Stag Hill, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, United Kingdom

English Literature with Sociology - University of Surrey

**Why choose this course** Surrey is one of the UK's leading universities for English literature and sociology, with our sociology courses ranked top 10 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. The academic disciplines of literature and sociology share a common goal ­ to further our understanding of society. This course is a particularly well-balanced choice for anyone who wishes to master a wide range of methods, theories and critical skills while gaining greater insight into both subjects. **What you will study** Choosing to study literature at Surrey means you will examine the most vital and influential works of literature from the medieval period to the present day. You’ll gain extensive knowledge of literary texts and discourses, learning the critical skills to analyse these works and developing the specialist vocabulary to communicate your ideas about them. You’ll be introduced to a range of thought-provoking critical and theoretical approaches to literature, including historical, social and psychological perspectives. Your sociology modules will give you a sound grounding in the concepts, theories and principles of sociology, and their application. They will enable you to use a range of analytical tools in order to evaluate and conduct sociological research on contemporary society and culture.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Stag Hill,GuildfordUnited Kingdom