City College Norwich (incorporating Easton College)

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of East Anglia


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Course summary

This programme enables you to develop analytical skills by exploring a diverse range of texts, including novels, poems, plays, films, images and graphic novels. You will look at how meaning is created through language and form and at relationships between texts and contemporary cultural issues. Teaching is usually over three terms of ten weeks, each with a weekly attendance of two days a week. You will normally study two modules, worth 20 credits, each term (plus a dissertation worth 40 credits in the third year). Teaching will involve lectures, guest speakers, small group sessions or seminars, tutorials, workshops, theatre and cinema and field trips. The list below indicates the modules that make up the programme. Year 1 (level 4) modules Higher learning skills Myth and Criticism Genre The Evolution of Western Society Reading the Visual Children’s Literature OR Creative Writing Year 2 (level 5) modules Preparation for Work and Research Medieval Life and Literature The Renaissance Madness, Trauma and Culture Revolution and Reaction Children’s Literature OR Creative Writing Year 3 (level 6) modules Dissertation (40 credits) Victorians and Victorianism Global Literature and Culture Contemporary Literature and Culture Dystopian Fiction If you have any specific questions about this course, please contact Dr Liz Bellamy - Course Leader BA (Hons) English, email: [email protected] The honours degrees and foundation degrees offered at City College Norwich are awarded by the University of East Anglia (UEA) with whom we enjoy Associate College Status. This partnership means that you will graduate with a UEA degree and be able to access facilities at the UEA while you are studying with us.

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Information about being an international student at City College Norwich can be found on our website:

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Mature applicants are welcome if they can demonstrate appropriate qualifications and suitable experience.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Minimum score/result of 5.5 required in all components.

Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. For International students we require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading).

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Information about fees and funding for this course can be found on the City College Norwich website here:
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