Study English

The English major invites students to explore contemporary approaches to language, literary study and writing, including literary criticism and theory, linguistic analysis, genre and textual study, and creative writing. The English major focuses on the imaginative workings of language, and students can study a wide selection of modern and classic literature, as well as the relationships between written texts and other media such as film and information technology. Students also have the opportunity to produce their own creative writing and to edit and publish their work.

English Courses

Course NameLocationDurationATAR
Bachelor of Arts - Organisations and Work Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Anthropology Penrith; Bankstown 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55
Bachelor of Arts - Peace and Development Studies Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Sociology Penrith; Bankstown 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55
Bachelor of Arts - Music Performance Penrith 3F / 6P 70.05
Bachelor of Arts - Musicology Penrith 3F / 6P 70.05
Bachelor of Arts - Innovation and Change Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - International English Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Economy and Markets Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Heritage and Tourism Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Creative Writing Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 72.85; 70.00
Bachelor of Arts - Geography and Urban Studies Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Global Business Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Criminology and Criminal Justice Penrith; Bankstown 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55
Bachelor of Arts - English Major Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Arabic Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Indonesian Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Japanese Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45

Careers in English

You may pursue roles in:

  • Publishing
  • Editing
  • Advertising
  • Copy-writing (TV, radio, print, web)
  • Business writing (business plans, marketing plans, proposals, etc.)
  • Journalism
  • Teaching (with further study)
  • Arts administration

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