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English with Economics BA (Hons)

Study a broad range of literature from 1550 to the present day, and focus on literary forms while developing an understanding of the structures that influence the cultures and societies that produce literature while developing the quantitative skills required to become one of the most well-rounded graduates in the job market.

Courses

In each year of your undergraduate programme, you will study the equivalent of four, 30-credit, courses for your honours degree, plus three non-credit bearing courses for your NCH Diploma.

In your first year

Criticism

30 Credits

Discover "what is literature?" in this part close reading, part theory course… Read More

Literature 1830 – 1900

30 Credits

This course aims to give you a knowledge of a range of texts from 1830-1900… Read More

Literature 1700 – 1830

30 Credits

This Course aims to give a knowledge of a range of texts from 1700-1830… Read More

Principles of Macroeconomics

15 Credits

This course is intended for students who have an interest in macroeconomics… Read More

Principles of Microeconomics

15 Credits

This introductory course is aimed at students on programmes with Economics as a Minor… Read More

The NCH Diploma

Critical Reasoning

0 Credits

Studied in Michaelmas term, introduces students to formal and informal logic… Read More

LAUNCH: Introductory Capabilities

0 Credits

LAUNCH provides students with an understanding of the world of work… Read More

In your second year

Shakespeare and his Afterlives

30 Credits

Students will study plays and responses to Shakespeare work… Read More

Literature 1550 – 1700

30 Credits

This course aims to give knowledge of a range of texts from the 16th century… Read More

Literature 1900 – the Present

30 Credits

This course aims to give knowledge of a range of texts from the twentieth century… Read More

Economic Development

15 Credits

Introduction to key ideas and debates in the field of international development… Read More

Understanding Statistical Information

15 Credits

This course is for those who wish to understand and use statistical information… Read More

The NCH Diploma

Science Literacy

0 Credits

Physics, Cosmology, Evolutionary Biology and Neuroscience literacy… Read More

LAUNCH: Applied Capabilities

0 Credits

Advanced Capabilities course runs over students’ final two years at the College… Read More

In your third year

North American Literature

30 Credits

This course explores the variety of the huge body of literature written in English… Read More

Cultures of London

30 Credits

This course studies literary representations of London from the Renaissance… Read More

Comparative Literature

30 Credits

Question, and look beyond, linguistic and national barriers to do with English… Read More

Political Economy and Globalisation

15 Credits

A course intended to deepen the understanding of the political context of Economics… Read More

Political Economy in a Post-Neoliberal World

15 Credits

A course intended to deepen the understanding of the political context of Economics… Read More

The NCH Diploma

Applied Ethics

0 Credits

A series of lectures on major ethical challenges and alternative responses… Read More

LAUNCH: Applied Capabilities

0 Credits

Advanced Capabilities course runs over students’ final two years at the College… Read More

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