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Join the English Literature Summer School at Oxford Summer Courses

Oxford Summer Courses encourages avid readers and literature enthusiasts to embark on a profound exploration of English literature. Our distinctive learning journeys cultivate 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. Join our English Literature course, where you'll not only analyse and appreciate classic and contemporary works but also refine your critical thinking and interpretation skills. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the cultural and historical contexts that shaped these masterpieces. Prepare for an immersive journey into the world of English literature.

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

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English Literature
16-17 YEARS | Cambridge
English Literature
FROM £6395
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Reasons to Attend English Literature Summer School?

  • Preparation for Future Studies: The summer school provides a sneak peek into the academic challenges and environment of English Literature, priming students for higher education in this field.
  • Specialised Exploration: Students have the unique opportunity to delve into specific areas of interest within English Literature, 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.
  • 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, students acquire crucial skills such as critical thinking, close reading, and effective writing—attributes highly sought after in any career related to English Literature.
  • Personal Growth and Enrichment: The experience is not just educational but also personally enriching, encouraging a deeper love for literature, 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.

Future Pathways in English Literature

Studying English Literature 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 analytical skills cultivated in this programme are highly versatile. From publishing and journalism to academia and cultural institutions, the ability to interpret and articulate complex ideas 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 Summer School Application Process

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

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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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