University of Kent

Degree level: Undergraduate

English Literature with a Year Abroad

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Course summary

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English at Kent is challenging, flexible and wide-ranging. It covers both traditional areas (such as Chaucer, Shakespeare and Dickens) as well as newer fields, such as contemporary literature, creative writing and recent developments in literary theory. You have the opportunity to spend up to a year studying abroad in either America, Europe or Hong Kong. Staff in the School of English are internationally recognised for academic research which links closely with undergraduate teaching, and the School regularly hosts visits by a variety of international writers and critics. The School has a thriving academic community with several well-regarded specialist research centres and a dedicated undergraduate common room.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
Q327
Institution code:
K24
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Direct entry into Year 2 of this programme is considered on a case by case basis.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

Applicants should have grade C or 4 in English Language GCSE or a suitable equivalent level qualification.

Please visit our website for further information:

https://www.kent.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/how-to-apply/english-language-requirements.html


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
59%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
81%
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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
EU £12600 Year 1
International £16800 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please see the programme page at www.kent.ac.uk for further information on fees and funding options. Please be aware that if the Government permits, the UK fee quoted may increase in line with inflation. Full-time fees for 2021/22 for international students are £20,500 for laboratory programmes and £16,800 for non-laboratory programmes
English Literature with a Year Abroad at University of Kent - UCAS