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BA(Hons) English and History gives you a deep understanding of the relationship between historical contexts and literature.
Become an expert reader of primary texts and an excellent writer, able to respond clearly to a broad range of issues. Develop your independent thinking, communication and critical thinking abilities - valuable assets in the workplace. Advance your skills in traditional and multimedia research and graduate highly employable and ready for a rewarding career or further study.
Get involved in Bristol's vibrant and diverse cultural scene. We have strong links with Bristol Museums, Galleries and Archives (BMGA), including M Shed, Watershed, the Arnos Vale Cemetery Trust and the National Trust. Embark on a placement with a local cultural organisation in your third year and gain valuable real world skills, experience and contacts.
We are internationally recognised for conducting leading research and both English and History at UWE Bristol are consistently ranked highly for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS).
You’ll graduate ready for a wide range of rewarding careers in publishing, teaching, advertising, marketing and communications, charity, the civil service, broadcasting, tourism and more. You could also go on to an MA in English or History - UWE Bristol currently offers a Master's in Research (MRes) with pathways for English and History.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Frenchay Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
|A level||No specific subjects required. Points from A-Level General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken onto full A-Level) can be included towards overall tariff. You must have a minimum of two A-Levels.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||No specific subjects required.|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 0 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 30 credits
|Achievement of the Access to HE Diploma; to include 15 level 3 credits at merit.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Grade C / 4 or above in English Language or equivalent. Please note the University does not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as suitable alternatives to GCSEs.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||No specific subjects required.|
We recognise the individual nature of each application and our typical offer should be viewed as a guide. UWE Bristol welcomes interest from applicants who may not have the standard entry requirements. We will consider evidence of your relevant personal, professional or educational experience where it demonstrates an ability and potential to succeed on the course. Please include details of any relevant experience in your application.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://courses.uwe.ac.uk/QV31/english-and-history
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
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