Newcastle University

Degree level: Undergraduate

English Literature

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Course summary

This degree provides you with an excellent education in literature, drama and film, combining a flexible approach and wide range of option choices with extensive historical coverage. You will deepen your knowledge of literary texts and gain a firm foundation in the critical and theoretical skills needed to analyse them. There are also opportunities to practise creative writing and theatre, to make films or take a work placement in one of the region's cultural industries.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
Q306
Institution code:
N21
Campus name:
Main Site (Newcastle)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We especially welcome applications from mature students.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
53%
Student satisfaction
62%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
89%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information on home and international tuition fees and funding for 2021 entry, visit: https://www.ncl.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-funding/
English Literature at Newcastle University - UCAS