Undergraduate study in English Language and Applied Linguistics

English Language undergraduatesEnglish Language can be studied at Birmingham in a number of ways: as a Single Honours degree, as one half of a Joint Honours degree, and as a component in Major-Minor combinations in Modern Languages.

Full details of these courses are available through the links below.

Our English Language undergraduate degree courses

Single honours

English Language BA

We all use language every day, but how many of us stop to think about it? The study of language demands discipline, observation, exploration and imagination. Some aspects, like phonology and grammar, ask for particular attention to detail, accuracy and logical argument. [more...]

English Language and Literature BA

Join one of the largest concentrations of English specialists in the UK with a range of expertise across English Language and English Literature. Our BA English Language and Literature single honours programme allows you to benefit from distinctive, [more...]

If you are interested in studying English Language as part of a larger suite of humanities modules, you may wish to consider the BA English.

Upcoming events

Our undergraduate open days give you the perfect opportunity to hear first-hand from our current students and teaching staff about living and learning at Birmingham. Our next open days will be on the following dates:

  • Saturday 13 September 2014
  • Saturday 18 October 2014

Please register here for our open days.

Dr Jeanette Littlemore giving the June 2014 undergraduate open day talk.