Old Aberdeen Campus
English at Aberdeen gives you all the advantages of a highly-rated teaching, research and creative hub, taught by internationally renowned academics, writers and poets. You will be inspired by the wonderful environment of a historic university with an award-winning library, outstanding archival treasures, and an exciting calendar of literary events.
Year 1: Acts of Reading; Controversial Classics; Rethinking Reading.
Year 2: Encounters with Shakespeare; The Tragedy of Knowledge.
Year 3: Medieval/Renaissance; Romantic/Victorian; Contemporary/Modern; Creative Writing.
Year 4: A wide range of research specialist courses which promote a deep understanding of the subject. Courses are taught in seminar groups of up to 15 students. The programme of study also includes a supervised dissertation in English or Creative Writing.
2021 entry requirements:
4 Highers at AABB (first sitting) plus English at National 5.
For direct entry to second year you must 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including English at A.
Arts and Social Sciences
Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture