The College of The Bahamas
                   
           School of English Studies
Our Programmes

The School of English Studies offers one bachelor degree programme, a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in English and a minor option, Bahamian and Carribean Literature.


The BA programme offers an exiciting and diverse range of courses in the study of English literature and language. The rich variety will permit travel across regions, times and cultures, from classics like Shakespeare to modern studies of African American film.

BA Programme Brochure

Minor in Bahamian and Caribbean Literature 

The minor in Bahamian and Caribbean Literature is an opportunity for English lovers to pursue majors in other fields of study without giving up their passion for books, plays, poetry and films.

Minors in Linguistics and Film Studies (In Development)


                       The BA in English

Courses in the programmes include:

  • Introduction to Film Studies
  • Literature for Children
  • Bahamian Literature
  • Introduction to Poetry
  • Studies in Bahamian English
  • Studies in Modern Drama
  • Oral Tradition in Bahamian Literature      
  • Shakespearean Comedy
  • Linguistics
  • Studies in Bahamian Culture
  • Gender and Literature
  • Introduction to Theatre
  • Race and Film: The African American Image
  • Introduction to Criticism
  • Bahamian Literature
  • West Indian Literature
  • Issues in West Indian Discourse
  • Caribbean Women Writers
  • Post-Colonial Literature

The School of English Studies offers one bachelor degree programme, a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in English and a minor option, Bahamian and Carribean Literature.


The BA programme offers an exiciting and diverse range of courses in the study of English literature and language. The rich variety will permit travel across regions, times and cultures, from classics like Shakespeare to modern studies of African American film.


Minor in Bahamian and Caribbean Literature 

The minor in Bahamian and Caribbean Literature is an opportunity for English lovers to pursue majors in other fields of study without giving up their passion for books, plays, poetry and films.

Minors in Linguistics and Film Studies (In Development)


                       The BA in English

Courses in the programmes include:

  • Introduction to Film Studies
  • Literature for Children
  • Bahamian Literature
  • Introduction to Poetry
  • Studies in Bahamian English
  • Studies in Modern Drama
  • Oral Tradition in Bahamian Literature      
  • Shakespearean Comedy
  • Linguistics
  • Studies in Bahamian Culture
  • Gender and Literature
  • Introduction to Theatre
  • Race and Film: The African American Image
  • Introduction to Criticism
  • Bahamian Literature
  • West Indian Literature
  • Issues in West Indian Discourse
  • Caribbean Women Writers
  • Post-Colonial Literature