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Camilla Hewens

English BA, Second year

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Based in the heart of literary London, UCL English Language and Literature emphasises both traditional literary skills and modern thought in its teaching. The diversity of genres, forms, historical periods and critical approaches creates scope for fascinating insights into social relations and the human mind.

Degree programmes

UCAS Degree programme Qualification Duration
Q300 English BA 3


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First career destinations

  • Publisher, Random House (2012)
  • Editorial Assistant, Vogue (2011)
  • Journalist, The Sunday Telegraph (2011)
  • Production Trainee, BBC (2011)
  • Parliamentary Assistant, House of Commons (2010)

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