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English Literature

Studying English Literature at Trent will prepare you for any career that demands creativity, critical inquiry, and strong communication and writing skills. Explore history and culture through language, with literature courses spanning the medieval centuries to the global world of today. Seminar and workshop classes provide opportunities for discussion, critical thinking, and one-on-one interaction with leading scholars.

 

Degree Type

  • B.A.
  • B.A. (Honours)

The Trent Advantage

  • Develop a solid foundation for graduate studies and/or professional studies
  • Engage with authors during guest lectures and study with award-winning faculty dedicated to teaching and research
  • Explore alternative learning methods, including dramatic performances, music, peer-assessed active learning, blogging, or take your love of books international through the Barbara Rooke Travel Prize

Popular Courses

Career Paths

  • Broadcaster
  • Librarian
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Teacher
  • Writer
  • Translator
  • Archivist
  • Editor
  • Communications Strategist
  • Arts Critic