Course overview

A degree in English Literature and Film Studies is an opportunity to become a sophisticated reader of text and screen. You will learn to develop the advanced critical and historical skills to analyse and understand these two interconnected forms of media. Covering a broad range of film and literary topics, our dynamic and stimulating programme embeds creative teaching and assessment methods to ensure you develop attributes highly desirable to future employers. 

Work Placement

available as an optional module for 2nd year Humanities students

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for Student Experience (Times, 2020)

Top 10

in England for Overall Student Satisfaction National Student Survey, 2021 (broad-based public universities)

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Additional opportunities

There are a range of additional opportunities available when studying this course.
Please note, undertaking one may impact upon the availability of another.


Discover the Keele difference

Everything’s on your doorstep at Keele, and you’ll soon feel at home and make friends wherever you go.

We help students manage their money and ensure that they receive any funding for which they may be eligible.

Make yourself more employable after graduation by taking advantage of the whole host of additional opportunities.

Why I love Film Studies

Film Studies student Han, tells us why she loves studying Film at Keele.