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Join the English Literature and Creative Writing Summer School at Oxford Summer Courses

Oxford Summer Courses invites passionate readers, aspiring writers, and literature enthusiasts to embark on a profound exploration of English literature and the art of creative writing. Our distinctive learning journeys foster independent thought within a diverse and inclusive community at our international summer school.

Embark on a captivating literary odyssey as we delve into the rich tapestry of English literary heritage and the creative process. Join our English Literature and Creative Writing course, where you'll not only analyse and appreciate classic and contemporary works but also refine your own voice and narrative style. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the cultural and historical contexts that have shaped these masterpieces, while also developing your own storytelling abilities. Prepare for an immersive journey into the world of English literature and creative expression.

[Apply now](https://oxfordsummercourses.com/apply/) for an enriching English Literature and Creative Writing course with Oxford Summer Courses.

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English Literature and Creative Writing
13-15 YEARS | Cambridge
English Literature and Creative Writing
FROM £6395
#Summer #Maximum class size of 8

Reasons to Attend English Literature and Creative Writing Summer School?

  • Preparation for Future Studies: The summer school provides a sneak peek into the academic challenges and environment of English Literature and Creative Writing, priming students for higher education in these fields.
  • Specialised Exploration: Students have the unique opportunity to delve into specific areas of interest within English Literature and Creative Writing, aiding them in making informed decisions for their future academic pursuits.
  • Cultural and Literary Insights: Engaging with a diverse, international community fosters a global perspective, offering valuable insights into different cultures and literary traditions, enriching the study of English Literature and Creative Writing.
  • Learn the Oxford way with tutorial-style teaching: While Oxford inspires us, we are not part of the university. It shapes what, where, and how we teach. Our teaching methodology is influenced by the renowned Oxford tradition, known for its rigorous yet nurturing approach, which has sculpted some of the world's finest writers and thinkers.
  • Holistic Skill Development: Beyond literary analysis and creative expression, students acquire crucial skills such as critical thinking, close reading, narrative crafting, and effective writing—attributes highly sought after in any career related to English Literature and Creative Writing.
  • Personal Growth and Enrichment: The experience is not just educational but also personally enriching, encouraging a deeper love for literature and creative expression, independence in critical thinking, and the cultivation of a lifelong passion for the written word, all of which are instrumental in the pursuit of a successful career in English Literature and Creative Writing.

Future Pathways in English Literature and Creative Writing

Studying English Literature and Creative Writing at Oxford Summer Courses not only offers a transformative learning experience but also opens doors to a range of potential career paths. Whether you're driven by a love of storytelling or considering how this enriching experience can shape your future, the critical thinking, communication, and creative skills cultivated in this programme are highly versatile. From publishing and journalism to academia and cultural institutions, the ability to interpret, articulate, and craft compelling narratives will be valuable assets in various professional fields. While some may find their calling in writing or literary analysis, others may excel in roles within media, publishing houses, or educational institutions. Regardless of your path, the insights and abilities gained here will undoubtedly be assets in your future endeavours.

English Literature and Creative Writing Application Process

Ready to embark on this extraordinary literary journey? Apply now and secure your spot in the English Literature and Creative Writing summer school. For specific inquiries about the Oxford Summer Courses application process, studying abroad, summer school accommodation, or visas for international students, please read our FAQs.

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Bree, Canada

"The Creative Writing Course helped me properly analyse famous writers’ works in order to fully understand them while letting me create my own short stories and poems."

Liberty, United Kingdom

"As I was studying English literature this was especially exciting to me, learning about authors that studied here was an experience I have never had before."

Valentina, Italy

"I attended the English Literature course and have fully adored every single moment. My teacher has been such an inspiration to me, he has helped me expand my horizons and explore complex ideas and feelings through the use of words."

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