University of Brighton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This is the course for you if you are passionate about English language and keen to apply your critical reading and creative skills to innovative writing practice.
Studying a wide range of genres, historical periods and cultures, you will link your understanding of the English language to the craft of writing, considering key texts and your own imaginative work in relation to political, social and cultural theories.
This course will suit students excited about the idea of exploring a diverse range of texts through language analysis and creative writing. You will develop a creative and critical understanding of styles and genres across a range of historical and contemporary texts.
You’ll get the opportunity to work with local publishers and writers to further develop your understanding and love of the craft. Trips and projects enable you to work in the community and be motivated by inspirational writers.
There is the opportunity to spend your third year abroad as part of the Erasmus programme.
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!
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||96 - 104 points||Entry requirements are in the range of A-level BCC–CCC (104–96 UCAS Tariff points), or BTEC Extended Diploma DMM–MMM. Our conditional offers typically fall within this range. We will generally make you an offer if your predicted grades are at the top of this range. If your predicted grades are towards the lower end of this range we may still make you an offer if you have a good GCSE (or equivalent) profile or relevant non–academic achievements.|
|A level||BCC - CCC||To include evidence of A Level in English language or a combined English language & Literature.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM - MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||P: 45 credits||Pass Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits, to include at least 45 credits at Level 3. Access courses in Humanities, History or Politics are preferred.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||
GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
At least English language and maths.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||27 points|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H4, H4||Or equivalent combination of grades.|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||IELTS 6.0 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
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