Discover English - 20 June 2013
'English' covers a range of thought-provoking and exciting subjects that can be explored at university.
At The University of Manchester, English-related courses include: English Literature, English Language, Drama, Anglo-Saxon History, Linguistics and American Studies. Different periods are studied, such as Victorian literature, 18th century and post-war texts, and courses include a range of media, including books, poems, drama and film.
Degree courses can also include a combination of subjects, including a range of European, Middle Eastern and Asian languages.
This day will give you a taste of the range of opportunities available within the study of English and of the diverse range of potential career opportunities this will open up to you.
Please note that this programme is subject to change.
|9.30am||Arrival, registration and refreshments|
|9.45am||Welcome and introduction|
|10.00am||Studying English and related disciplines at the University|
|10.30am||Parallel overviews of English-related disciplines|
|11.05am||Break and workshop sign-in|
|11.20am||Parallel overviews of English-related disciplines|
|11.55am||Campus tour with current undergraduate students|
|1.05pm||Return to foyer|
|1.15pm||Parallel workshops in Drama, Education and English Literature|
|2.15pm||Switchover to next workshop|
|2.25pm||Parallel workshops in Drama, Education and English Literature|
|3.25pm||Return to large group for event close|
|Question-and-answer session with English-related students|
|3.50pm||Evaluation and close|
For information about relevant degree programmes see:
- More about English and American Studies courses (including English Literature)
- More about English Language for Education
- More about Linguistics and English Language courses
- More about Drama and Screen Studies courses
To register for this Discover Day please visit the registration page.