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
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
16 September 2019
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.
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.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
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‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
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|Channel Islands||£9,000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|