English Studies at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS

Course summary

Course details: This degree in English Studies develops your knowledge of classic and contemporary texts, genres and periods ranging from 18th-century and Victorian literature to modern, postmodern and 21st-century literature and culture, from British and international contexts. Do you get excited about reading and writing? Are you concerned to think for yourself and explore new ways of interpreting the world around you? Do you want to develop future-proof professional abilities in critical thinking, communication and project management? If you do, studying English will take your interests further, expand your horizons and hone vital skills, and see you make an impact in your chosen career. You explore a traditional and respected academic subject in innovative and creative way by raising challenging questions and encompassing modern and experimental styles of writing alongside other cultural forms including digital works, film and television. Graduates are successful in a variety of professional settings including digital copywriting, teaching, publishing, business start-ups and marketing. Top reasons to study this course 1. Explore the relationship between literature, culture, politics, and identity in our fast-changing world. 2. Enquiry-based learning develops your high-level research, problem-solving, and project management skills. 3. Live research projects, and opportunities to publish your work in print and digital forms. 4. Opportunities to present your work at a student conference and other supportive settings. After the course: This degree opens career opportunities in journalism, media and communication, retail management, local government, the creative and cultural industries, arts administration, civil service, education, performing arts and the law. For those interested in extending their studies, we offer four MA degrees: in English, creative writing, creative writing (online) and creative writing and wellbeing (online).


Access course information through Teesside University’s website using the course page link provided (or visit www.tees.ac.uk).

Assessment method

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How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
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
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £14000* Year 1
International £14000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Find out more about fees and funding if you are from the UK or Ireland here: tees.ac.uk/fees, or if you are an international student here: tees.ac.uk/international/fees. If you live in the Channel Islands or Isle of Man contact your education authority: gov.uk/student-finance.
English Studies at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS