What will I learn?

**Course Overview**- On our English Language and Literature course you’ll explore and analyse a range of texts and literary techniques – from classics of English Literature to popular media such as films and adverts.- You get to ‘design your own course’ based on your interests. With our optional modules, you get the choice of studying an array of genres - including American literature, science fiction, graphic novels and fairy tales. Take your pick!- You can also explore a wide range of literary styles and techniques – from semantics and pragmatics to stylistics, gender and language, education and language, and corpus linguistics. The choice is yours.**Why study with us**- Our English Literature courses are ranked 1st in the North West and 2nd in the UK for academic support – National Student Survey (NSS) 2019.- Our English Language courses are ranked 4th in the UK and 3rd in the North West for student satisfaction – National Student Survey (NSS) 2019.- We’re also 2nd in the North West and 5th in the UK for learning resources – National Student Survey (NSS) 2019.

Which department am I in?

School of Humanities, Language and Global Studies

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

12 September 2022


Main Site

Admissions Office,

Corporation Street,



PR1 2HE, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have High School Diploma plus SAT 1550 from 'Critical Reading', 'Math' and 'Writing' (before March 2016) OR SAT 1130 from 'Evidence Based Reading and Writing' and 'Math' (after March 2016) OR ACT Composite Score 22 and two SAT Subject Tests at 600 each OR Two Preferred Advanced Placements (APs) with grades 3, 3. OR (if no SAT or ACT) - Three SAT Subject Tests with grades 600 each OR Three Preferred Advanced Placements (APs) with grade 3, 3, 3.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.