Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

Undergraduate study

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Empowering the creative artists of the future

Undergraduate degrees in our department include single and joint honours courses, and give you the opportunity to choose from a range of exciting optional modules. This flexibility gives you the chance to build a personalised university experience, and build a strong foundation and skill-set for your future career.

Explore our undergraduate courses
Our rankings
  • We’re 4th in the UK for Drama and Dance in the Guardian University Guide 2024
  • Top 40 in UK for overall student satisfaction for Media Studies (National Student Survey 2022)
  • 88% of our Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies UG graduates are in employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2023) 
Holly Pester
“In LiFTS we are a learning community of experimenters, storytellers and inclusive thinkers. Our teaching staff believe in making the most radical works of literary, dramatic and cinematic arts accessible to all, and in presenting the most urgent questions of our time as an invitation to imagine.”
Dr Holly Pester Director of education Literaure, Film, and theatre studies

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