University of Greenwich has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Our English language and literature degree combines the study of English language, communication and literature. Why study this at Greenwich?
- Combines the academic study of language and communication with the study of literature.
- Enables access to a wide range of careers not only in education, but in areas such as marketing, the digital industry and social media
- The content of the courses is organised around two core strands: language analysis, (where sound, meaning and use are studied) and English literature, (where students are introduced to a wide range of challenging texts and new ways of reading)
- English literature is interpreted broadly to include drama and visual narratives as well as fiction and poetry
- The teaching modes will contribute to the development of your skills in data analysis, logical and critical-thinking as well as creative skills
- You will participate in lectures and seminars, where you will develop your own projects
- To think creatively about the relationship between literature and other forms of representation
- To learn about the function of language through analysis, exploring its sound, meaning and use in society
- To discover new ways to read challenging texts including drama and visual narratives as well as fiction and poetry.
All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.
The programme includes:
- Oral presentations
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 points|
|A level||BCC||General studies is not normally accepted.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE English and Mathematics (Grade 4 / C )|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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Course contact detailsVisit our course page
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
020 8331 9000