School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Module Selection

Choose your Modules

Every year students are asked to select their modules for the following academic year. Please read through this page carefully to understand the process


Module selection for stage 2 and 3 programmes in the School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics took place in July 2020. If you wish to submit a module change request you are recommended to do so as soon as possible, but no later than Friday 23rd October. All the information you will need for module selection can be accessed via this webpage. If you need any further advice or guidance please contact:

  • Module Leader - for module specific questions
  • Degree Programme Director - for help understanding your programme regulations
  • Personal Tutor - if you're unsure which modules to take
  • IT support - if you encounter any problems with S3P (available at 0191 208 5999)

Due to COVID-19, staff are working to adapt their modules for the likelihood of future periods of lockdown and remote delivery. Whilst this video is highly relevant, it was made before the disruption. Dates have changes and resources updated to reflect the current situation. The School Office is not currently staffed, but is available to contact via emailModule descriptions in the module catalogue are also subject to change; please use the module descriptions as an indicative of theme only.

Information about Seminar timetables

Due to the complexities of the timetable and the work that has gone into structuring modules around set seminar groups, seminar changes will only be allowed in very exceptional circumstances.

If you would like to request a seminar change please email with your reason, the number seminar group you’re in and the number of the group you wish to change to. You can find these seminar numbers by searching for the module timetable on the desktop timetable site. More in-depth information on searching this timetable on the university website.

Once received, your request will then be considered by representatives of the Learning and Teaching team. The deadline for you to provide the seminar change information is Wednesday 21st October by 5pm.