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October 15, 2019

Why Study English Language at Chester?

As one of the most widely-spoken languages in the world with hundreds of millions of speakers, it’s no surprise that the English Language programme at the University of Chester is an extremely popular degree option. Take a look at this blog to find out what you can expect from the course. 

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June 4, 2019

Student Stories...Georgia McCole, English Language and Literature student

From a confused A-level student to a driven university student – My time as a Single Honours English Language and Literature student by Georgia McCole, second year student in the Department of English.

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English students at the University of Chester
Posted by Dr Ian Seed , Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing; Programme Leader, BA Creative Writing.
May 31, 2019

Student Story - My Degree in Creative Writing

Third-Year Creative Writing Student Reece Merrifield talks about his experiences at the University of Chester in an interview with Dr Ian Seed, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing.

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Posted by Dr Ian Seed , Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing; Programme Leader, BA Creative Writing.
May 31, 2019

Graduate Story - My Degree in Creative Writing

Former Creative Writing Student Paige Mcdermott talks about her experiences at the University of Chester in an interview with Dr Ian Seed, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing.

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A cyberpunk landscape
Posted by Dr William Stephenson , Associate Professor, Programme Leader, BA English Literature (Combined Honours).
May 20, 2019

Starships and Ironing: Exploring Science Fiction in English Literature

Our English Literature degree allows you to choose optional modules to suit your interests. One such option is the Level 6 (third year) module Science Fiction, taught by Dr William Stephenson.

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Posted by Dr Clara Neary , Senior Lecturer in English Language
March 20, 2019

World Poetry Day: Celebrating My Favourite Poem

On the occasion of World Poetry Day 2019, I’d like to celebrate one of my favourite poems, “

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English Language Lecturer
Cassy Grandidge
Posted by Cassy Grandidge , HE Adviser
March 15, 2019

Getting to Know... Dr. Matt Davies, Programme Leader for English Language

Our Programme Leader for the BA (Hons) English Language course tells us all about his journey to become a lecturer and why he is so passionate for the subject. 

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English Literature Lecturer
Cassy Grandidge
Posted by Cassy Grandidge , HE Adviser
March 14, 2019

Getting to Know… Dr. Richard Leahy, Lecturer in English Literature

Dr. Richard Leahy discusses his passion for English Literature and how an English Literature course can explore a wide variety of ideas and the power of words. 

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English Literature Lecturer
Cassy Grandidge
Posted by Cassy Grandidge , HE Adviser
March 14, 2019

Getting to Know... Dr. Alex Tankard, English Literature Lecturer

Dr. Alex Tankard explains how an English Literature course can prepare students for 'real life' and why she enjoys teaching the course.

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Dr. Ian Seed
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Posted by Anna McLachlan , HE Adviser
March 14, 2019

Getting to Know ... Dr. Ian Seed, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing

Dr. Ian Seed tells us about a typical day at work and how he balances teaching with his own career as a writer.

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