Our undergraduate programmes, English and Creative Writing and English and Film, offer students the opportunity to combine their passion for writing (from poetry and prose to short fiction and screenplays) or film with a comprehensive study of literature from different historical periods and national contexts.
Studying English Literature and Creative Writing in combination, allows you to develop your skills as a writer, whilst setting your own work and aspirations in the context of the wider literary world.
Our BA programme introduces you to a broad range of types and periods of [more...]
BA English and Film is characterised by a wide study of literature in the English language and by a rigorous study of film and television in their critical, theoretical, industrial and creative contexts.
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Open day talks
Dr James Walters introduces the BA English and Film course at the University of Birmingham undergraduate open day 2017.
Dr Luke Kennard introduces the BA English and Creative Writing course at the University of Birmingham undergraduate open day 2019.
Hear from our Creative Writing graduates