Shaping your future career as an English Literature student at York

Hi everyone, I’m Anna, a 3rd-year student at the University of York studying English and Related Literature. I’m here to tell you a bit about why I chose to study at the University of York and how you can get the best out of your university experience as an English Literature student. One of the main reasons I chose to study English at York was the flexibility of the course and the diverse module catalogue. In my blog post, you can read about how you can use this flexibility to shape your future career and explore more practice-based aspects of studying English Literature. While you might feel that it’s a bit early for you to start thinking about career options, it’s always good to know what options are there and how the English department can help support you.

Things to look forward to about Social and Political Sciences (SPS) at York

The range of content With an SPS degree you’ll be studying across three different departments, so naturally the breadth of subjects you cover is super broad. The course gives you a basic grounding in each of three disciplines in your first year, offering you an introduction to politics, sociology and social policy. You will then … Continue reading Things to look forward to about Social and Political Sciences (SPS) at York

Four things to look forward to about studying languages at York

Moving away to university is a big life change, but one you should definitely be excited about. It’s a chance to study something you love, surrounded by other students just like you, as well as intellectuals conducting innovative research into a variety of different things. Or it’s an opportunity to get a degree that will … Continue reading Four things to look forward to about studying languages at York

5 things to look forward to about studying Social Policy at York

Innovative modules and assignments The great thing about studying Social Policy at York is the innovative modules we get to do! Imagine one minute you’re working with prisoners at HMP Buckley Hall and the next, you’re playing the role of Secretary of State for Health trying to get funding from the Treasury for your latest … Continue reading 5 things to look forward to about studying Social Policy at York