Leeds Beckett University

English and History Leeds Beckett University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Silver

Leeds Beckett University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Who changed literature? Who made history? Who did both? We need innovative thinkers who thrive on the intellectual dynamic between English literature and history. Investigate the relationship between history and literature across a range of topics, texts and periods while developing your skills in creative and critical analysis. Study modules from our English Literature and History degrees alongside tailor-made offerings that explore methods and ideas spanning both subjects. You will graduate with enhanced transferable skills in writing, research and critical thinking which are highly valued by employers.

Course details


  • Year 1 Core Modules:
    • 20th-Century Europe
    • Early Modern Comedy
    • Emergence of Modern Europe
    • Narrative: A Short Introduction
    • Poetry
    • Migration & Cultural Encounters
    • Society & Culture in Modern Britain: c.1780-1914.
  • Year 2 Core Modules:
    • Theory & Practice
    • Watching the Detectives
    • In addition choose from a list of Year 2 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.
  • Year 3 Core Modules:
    • Dissertation
    • Subjects of Elizabeth
    • In addition choose from a list of Year 3 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

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 code QV32
Institution code L27
Campus name City CampusC
Campus code C

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points 64 points 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

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £10,500 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Leeds Beckett University
City Campus

Course contact details

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After applying email the Admissions team