The University of Reading offers over 350 courses, according to its website. The University is made up of faculties and schools, with each school offering different courses, depending on the area of interest. Undergraduate courses in the arts, sciences, business and law are among those available. There are further options for postgraduate study.
A list of all the academic schools and departments is available online. It is possible to browse the list to select a field of study and view the available courses in that field. For example, the University's Henley Business School offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in areas such as accounting, finance and management.
The law school offers a Bachelor of Laws degree, while the faculty of science offers courses in areas such as natural sciences, mathematics, environmental science and systems engineering.
Alongside business, law and science are the various arts faculties. It is possible to study a Bachelor of Arts at Reading, with a large choice of majors. A student could major in English Literature, Classics, Political Science or many other subjects as part of a Bachelor of Arts.
To narrow down a list of options, a prospective student must consider which subjects she is interested in, what she wants to do with her degree, and whether she wishes to study full-time or part-time.