Wednesday afternoons are kept free from timetabled teaching for personal study time and for sports clubs and societies to train, meet and play matches.There may be some occasional learning opportunities (for example, an evening guest lecturer or performance) that take places outside of these hours for which you will be given forewarning.You take responsibility for your own learning and are encouraged to make use of the wide range of available learning resources available.
Wednesday afternoons are kept free from timetabled teaching for personal study time and for sports clubs and societies to train, meet and play matches.
Graduates from this course use the many transferable skills they gain to enter educational roles within public services, business, service industries, libraries, museums and charities.
They also become teachers, lecturers, journalists, actors, publishers and producers.
An indicative, and not necessarily comprehensive, list of assessment types you might encounter includes essays, portfolios, supervised independent work, presentations, written exams, or practical performances.
We ensure all students have an equal opportunity to achieve module learning outcomes.
In Year 1, English Literature modules, such as Critical Reading and Early English Texts and Contexts, increase your awareness of the different ways in which texts can be understood, as you develop skills in critical analysis, research and writing.
These are also valuable in Education Studies, where you are introduced to a broad range of educational themes, concepts, contexts and experiences through the Educators module, and where you develop your academic writing and practise further in the Literacies in Higher Education module.
Broaden and enrich your mind with an exploration of English Literature while training to inspire others in their learning with Education Studies.
Our joint honours course embraces educational themes, ideas and practices through the study of educational theories and philosophies, alongside a deep examination of how literary texts work from historical, theoretical and cultural perspectives.
The University library is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
Our validated courses may adopt a range of means of assessing your learning.