English Language and Linguistics BA (Hons) degree gives you the opportunity to explore the nature and complexity of the English Language. You will gain an understanding of its structure, of how it works and how it is learnt.
Through exploring language use in a range of social and professional contexts, you will develop powers of analysis and critical thinking as well as professional communication skills – a skill set which is in great demand across a wide range of professions.
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
Intro to Linguistics and Phonetics,
The History of English,
Sounds, Words and Grammar,
An Introduction to Speech,
How Texts Work
Language, Truth and Logic,
Language in Society,
Second Year Research Project,
The Sounds of English,
The Meaning of Meaning
Analysing the Workplace,
Dissertation in English Language and Linguistics,
Language, Literacy and Cognition,
Assessment tasks include: essays, presentations, journals, language data collection and analysis, examinations, research projects and portfolios of practical tasks.
In encouraging your independence as a learner, the assessments in years 2 and 3 lay greater emphasis on your ability to conduct your own research, both in the literature and in collecting and analysing your own data.
For each assessment you will be given detailed, constructive and timely feedback giving you a real opportunity to learn and to develop your skills and potential.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Bedford Campus|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||80 - 96 points|
|A level||CCE - CCC|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP - MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||80 - 96 UCAS Tariff points|
Applicants with other qualifications will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the university.
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|International||£11,500 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.