**Why Warwick?** We’re a world-leading university with the highest academic and research standards. Today more than 25,000 students thrive across four faculties, which feature over 70 research centres and institutes. We’re a constant presence in the rankings of the UK’s and the world’s greatest universities, and the most targeted institution nationally by the UK’s top 100 employers (The Graduate Market in 2017, High Fliers Research Ltd). All of this means you’ll be welcomed to a safe, energetic and cosmopolitan campus with flexible, well-equipped study spaces to help you stretch yourself personally, professionally and academically. Whether you want to be a front-runner in a fast-moving graduate job market, or to make a difference and change the world, we want you here. **The course** This flexible course offers a firm grounding in English Literature, from the Middle Ages to the present, while our unique pathway structure enables you to pursue specialist areas of literary studies to suit your academic interests. You will be taught by a diverse and international cohort of renowned scholars and will benefit from innovative teaching and assessment methods, with many opportunities for practical workshops and creative projects. Our graduates leave with the ability to understand and critically analyse a wide range of texts, and to present persuasive and coherent written and oral arguments. You will also develop a strong capacity for independent thought, judgement and creativity, giving you a distinct advantage in the workplace.