English Literature

Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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From Shakespeare's stage to the digital page. Explore the world of literature through the study of poems, plays and prose in their historical and cultural contexts. Embrace a wide range of theoretical approaches and work directly with leading literary researchers to develop your own creative and critical voice. Graduate with transferable skills in writing, research and critical thinking which are highly valued by employers.

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Early Modern Comedy 18th-Century Fictions Contemporary Literary Studies Texts & Theories
  • Narrative: A Short Introduction Poetry
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Literatures of Romanticism Theory into Practice Adaptation: Literary Afterlives Postcolonial Writing
Year 3 Core Modules:
  • English Literature Dissertation (40 credits)

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeQ320
Institution code L27
Campus nameCity CampusC
Campus codeC

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points Minimum 72 from two A Levels or equivalent, excluding General Studies.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Grade C English Language (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards). Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy are accepted in place of GCSEs.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
English Literature at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS