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  1. Kate Duffy: How studying Education can help you change lives

    We caught up with Kate Duffy, Senior Lecturer in Education Studies at the University of Sunderland, to find out why Education is a great subject to study at degree level.

  2. Dr Alison Younger: What's not to love about studying English?

    We caught up with Dr Alison Younger, Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Sunderland, to find out why English is a great subject to study at degree level.

  3. Professor Angela Smith: Why studying English is great for your career

    We caught up with Professor Angela Smith, lecturer in English at the University of Sunderland, to find out why English is a great subject to study at degree level.

  4. Graduate success story: Amy McLean

    Graduate Amy McLean has released her third novel – penning her first while she was studying English Literature at the University.

  5. Spectral Visions

    The Spectral Visions brand arose from the popular and respected academic conference ‘Spectral Visions: The Gothic’, hosted at the University of Sunderland in 2012. Each year, the Spectral Visions conference endeavours to lift the veil on the enduringly popular genre of Gothic, pulling in high numbers of eminent academics and prospective students from around the United Kingdom.

  6. What can you do with a degree in English?

    While the career paths for other degrees are often more narrow, English is a subject that can be applied to a huge number of industries and careers, as well as being a well-proven route into graduate training schemes. Here are just a few things that you can do with a degree in English...

  7. Dr Delphine Doucet: Where can a History degree take you?

    We caught up with Dr Delphine Doucet, Lecturer in History at the University of Sunderland, to find out why History is a great subject to study at degree level.

  8. History of Sunderland

    Thinking about studying History at the University of Sunderland? One of the modules you’ll study in your second year is Local and Regional History, so why not get a head start and learn a little more about the history of the city and University you might be studying at…

  9. Andrew Dalton: Why Social Sciences make you think differently

    We caught up with Andrew Dalton, Programme Leader in Social Sciences at the University of Sunderland, to find out why Social Sciences are a great area to study at degree level.