English Literature

English Literature summer course, by Oxford Summer Courses.

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Course Summary

Shakespeare himself said that winter was the time of discontent (and who are we to argue with him?), so surely summer is the time for total contentment? Contend with the finest works of English Literature from centuries ago to the modern-day on our fascinating and influential course and explore love, tragedy and the human condition all summer long.

  • Tutorials with qualified academics
  • Live at a historic academic setting
  • Enjoy social activities and day trips
  • Benefit from small class sizes with engaging, expert tutors.

What's Included?

  • All teaching, including tutorials (1 or 2 students per tutor), small group seminars (8 students or less) and skills development workshops
  • Accommodation and breakfast every day
  • All evening meals including those at local restaurants
  • A graduation ceremony
  • All programmed visits and excursions
  • Airport transfers (UK courses only and conditions apply)
  • Access to Oxford Summer Courses Foundations

Accommodation

You will be staying in single or twin room college accommodation, occupied by students during term time, located within a mile of the centre. Your accommodation will be ideally located to explore all the best areas of the city, from its oldest colleges to its lovely cafes. Ensuite rooms may be available at some locations.

Tuition

Learn the Oxford way with tutorial-style teaching. Your expert tutor will foster self-directed learning and critical thinking through interactive seminars in small groups (no bigger than 8). During your course, you will complete two pieces of independent work (essays or problem sheets), which your tutor will then evaluate in either a 1:1 or 2:1 tutorial. Tutorials will provide you with the opportunity to discuss your work and feedback with your tutor and learn new perspectives from your classmates. On completion of the course, you'll receive a certificate and letter of recommendation from your tutor.

Extracurricular Activities

It’s all about balance. Study with us at Cambridge and we’ll help you embrace everything the city has to offer – from socialising with new friends with shared interests to field trips and excursions for practical lessons you just can’t learn from a textbook. We understand students. We make sure you’re stimulated with a social calendar that packs it all in, from traditional guided tours of the University museums to a tranquil afternoon punting on the River Cam.

Key Details
  • Available from: June - August
  • Provider: Oxford Summer Courses
  • Ages: 19+
  • Fees: FROM £5895
  • Duration: 2 Weeks
Start Dates
  • 2 Jul - 15 Jul 2023
  • 9 Jul - 22 Jul 2023
  • 16 Jul - 29 Jul 2023
  • 23 Jul - 5 Aug 2023
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