Literature is a study of various fields such as philosophy, sociology, psychology, ancient literary texts, contexts of literature studies. a study of literature enhances students ability to think analytically and creatively. This course enables students to learn a diverse range of literature ranging from ancient to modern literature. The main objective of this program is to provide theoretical as well practical knowledge to the entry-level literature enthusiast.
An Accredited Literature School creates a pathway for the students to enrol in Literature programs offered by the Colleges/Universities which are funded by the federal government or the state government.
The organizations that accredit Literature schools and programs are listed below:
The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)
The Accrediting Commission for Schools, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACS WASC)
Some of the subjects which are taught in Literature are Journalism, Web Content Management, Lexicography, Library Science etc.
An Associate's degree in literature requires about 60 credits and can be completed in two years which can help the students to an entry-level career or for a four-year bachelor's program.
A Bachelor's degree in literature requires about 120-140 credit points. It usually takes 3 to 4 years to complete a bachelors degree in literature.
A Master's degree in literature offers a student to learn about literary theory, Modern Literature. It takes about 2 to 3 years to complete the course.
A Doctoral degree in literature can take from 3 years to 6 years to complete. The study is research-based as well as hands-on experience.
There are a few requirements which need to be fulfilled before one applies for an admission in the literature program. The student should have a high school diploma with a minimum of 2.0- 3.0 GPA.
With a degree in literature, an individual can possess skills such as Dissertation writing, Library work, Communication skills, Critical thinking.