University of Worcester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Overview Studied in combination, these subject areas enable you to study English literature in its varied contexts of its production alongside the media forms and phenomena that shape and reflect contemporary society. English Literature at Worcester will introduce you to cutting-edge thinking in spheres as diverse as Shakespeare in translation, children’s literature, contemporary American writing and ecocriticism. Media & Culture examines how the media, TV and digital communication shape society, its values and politics – and, as a result, identity and human experience. Key features
- Study diverse literatures emanating from the sixteenth through to the twenty-first centuries – and encompassing both ‘canonical’ and ‘marginal’ texts
- Opportunities to play an active role in local and regional literature festivals, related events and a work project module
- Innovative, contemporary and important topics including ‘Green Media’, ‘War’, ‘Democracy and the Media’ and ‘Gender’
- Strong emphasis on employability and graduate progression throughout the course with the opportunity to take up a work project and volunteering activities
- Opportunity to study at a partner university abroad
- Tailor your course to your individual needs with a joint honours course
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How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at http://www.worcester.ac.uk/journey/entry-requirements.html
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.