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- A good High School Certificate
- A good IELTS score or the equivalent
The English programme has been developed by Goldsmiths, the UK’s leading creative university. Goldsmiths brings creative and unconventional approaches to subjects in the arts, humanities, social sciences and computing, with an emphasis on the highest academic standards of teaching and research. Goldsmiths’ Department of English and Comparative Literature is one of the highest ranking English departments in the UK. Research and creative writing published by its 35 academic staff put the Department at the cutting edge of new thinking.
This degree gives you an excellent education in the discipline and develops the ability to solve problems, do research and write reports in a creative, critical and disciplined manner – attributes which will hold you in good stead in your chosen career path. You will also enjoy some of the great literatures of the world in English, immersing yourself in a range of works from the Middle Ages to the present day - a worthwhile and pleasurable resource in its own right. Your study experience will be enriched by online support through tutor groups, e-seminars and formative assessment. The BSc degree consists of twelve courses and may be completed in 3 years.
Studying English will equip you with transferable skills that can be used in a wide range of contexts. You will be able to understand and analyse complex ideas and to present your ideas clearly and logically. This will give you a sound basis for a career in areas such as the civil service, teaching and research, advertising and marketing, journalism, radio and television, and commerce and business.