New placement year courses available at Essex
28 February 2019
Completing a placement year can have additional benefits, such as enhancing your professional and interpersonal skills, applying your academic knowledge directly to the workplace and being prepared for your future career. The new placement years are for courses within the Department of History (BA History and BA History and Criminology) and the Department of Literature, Flim and Theatre Studies (BA Film and Creative Writing and BA English and Comparative Literature).
The University of Essex is the current Times Higher Education 'University of the Year' as well as being in the top 15 in the UK amongst mainstream English universities for overall student satisfaction (NSS 2018).