University of Brighton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This course gives you the opportunity to explore English language from the perspectives of history, media and culture, examine its power in spoken and written form, and understand how it helps informing our identities and communities.
Throughout your course you will consider English as a regional and global language, learn about how language can affect social change, and collect and analyse language data.
You will develop a deep understanding of the fundamentals of the English language, its historical development and its role in constructing identities, social relations and practices.
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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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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