Course Description

Course Name

London in Literature

Session: VLNF3423

Hours & Credits

20 UK Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Assessment: group presentation [50%], coursework [50%]
Please note that there will be a supplemental charge for this module to cover the costs of the field trips and excursions. The cost will be in the region of £80 to £150, payable upon arrival. This module is available to students on the Study Abroad Programme at no additional charge. Students on the International Exchange or Erasmus Programme are welcome to register for this module for a standard 20 credit module fee of £1920.
Students on the English programme at Roehampton have a unique opportunity to take advantage of their location in London, which is not only one of the world's greatest capital cities, with an important and fascinating history, but also one of the world's richest educational and cultural resources. This module will introduce students to this resource, both as an object of enquiry in itself and as source, setting and inspiration for numerous literary texts.

*Course content subject to change