English, Creativity & Contemporary Media Courses 

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If you’re interested in studying English, the Cardiff School of Education will provide you with an excellent opportunity to explore creative and cultural practice in the vibrant capital city of Cardiff – one of the biggest UK creative industry sectors outside of London.

Our students have consistently voiced their satisfaction and we have scored over 90% student satisfaction for the National Student Survey for the past three years (2010-2012).

We recognise the importance of knowing that your degree is helping you build employability and career development skills that are really valued by employers. We work closely with industry partners, schools and organisations to ensure that you can meet the demanding requirements of today’s workplace.

You are also able to study abroad as part of your course, at one of our partner universities in Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany and Turkey by utilising our ERASMUS links. Our students go on to work as: journalists, teachers, professional writers, lecturers, researchers and a variety of other occupations within the media, as well as working within the civil service or voluntary sectors.

Progression to postgraduate study in English at the university is also an option, with a thriving postgraduate and research community within the School of Education.

Find out more about the Department of Humanities at the Cardiff School of Education.

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Educational Studies & English - BA (Hons)

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