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Gain a deeper insight into the English-speaking world and English-language culture.

This major, chosen in consultation with the School of Education, combines courses from English literature, media, film and television studies.

Graduates typically work in education as school teachers, heads of department, education advisers and student mentors.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for English language and literature

QS World University Rankings 2020

48 in the world for English language and literature

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • English teacher
  • English as an additional language teacher
  • Curriculum leader
  • Education adviser
  • English lecturer

This Major is available as:

  • Major
  • Extended Major

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Overseas study
  • Workshops

What you'll study

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