English University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Undergraduate

Why choose English?

• Wider of modules, focusing on lots of different places, themes and subjects from Anglo Saxon Heroic literature to Victorian narrative poetry, bloody revenge dramas of the Renaissance to contemporary bestsellers, from the realist novels of the 19th century to postmodern novels

• Chance to study the large historical picture of English studies, from Beowulf to Tom Wolfe, as well as new directions and approaches in critical and cultural theory

• Hands-on approach which allows students to get to grips with manuscripts and chronicles

• Innovative immersive teaching in small groups and one-to-one tutorials

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Lampeter Campus

  • Start date

    16 September 2019

  • Duration

    3 years


Course details

Modules

The programme is made up of the following combinations of core, compulsory and optional modules. These might alter a little from year to year owing to staff changes, curriculum development and recommendations following validation. However at level 4 there are 5 compulsory modules, including introduction to the Study of English literature, modules on poetry, prose and drama and a cross-Faculty study skills module completed by all students, and a range of optional modules. At level 5 there are 5 compulsory modules, including the Renaissance and Critical and Cultural Theory and a School specific research methods modules completed by all students, and a range of optional modules. At level 6 all students complete a Dissertation of either 20 or 40 credits in addition to 4 compulsory modules including Contemporary Writing and range optional ones.

Assessment method

The programme is assessed in a variety of ways and will include several of the following type of assessment: essays of 1000 to 4000 words in length, document analyses, book reviews, short reports and reflective journals, timed tests, take home exams, field journals, posters, group and individual presentations, dissertations of 10,000 words, wikis, commentaries and film evaluations.


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 Q300
Institution code T80
Campus name Lampeter Campus
Campus code L

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 Grades are important; however, our offers are not solely based on academic results. We are interested in creative people that demonstrate a strong commitment to their chosen subject area and therefore we welcome applications from individuals from a wide range of backgrounds. To assess student suitability for their chosen course we normally arrange interviews for all applicants at which your skills, achievements and life experience will be considered as well as your qualifications.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Audition


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,000 Year 1
EU £9,000 Year 1
International £11,500 Year 1
England £9,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,000 Year 1
Scotland £9,000 Year 1
Wales £9,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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