English language and literature at Sussex is ranked in the top 10 in The Guardian University Guide 2016.
In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) English and drama at Sussex ranked in the top 10 in the UK for research quality.
You work with active and dynamic researchers who are committed to teaching and your intellectual development.
Research supervision is provided for a wide range of subject areas by supervisors committed to the development of knowledge and scholarly excellence.
Dissertation (Applied Linguistics)
Research Proposal (Applied Linguistics)
Researching Language in Use
Child Language Acquisition
Contemporary Stylistics: The discourse of film and drama
Discourse and Communication Analysis
Language and Culture in Intercultural Communication
Language and Gender
Second Language Acquisition and Research
The Discourse of Social and Personal Identity
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