English/Politics (Equal) University of York

Undergraduate

You’ll cover an extraordinary range of literature and politics in this degree, from the medieval period to the 21st century and from around the world.

All combined course students take 120 credits each year, adding up to 360 credits across the course of your degree. You’ll split your time equally between English and Politics in your first year. You may choose to weight your degree towards one subject or the other over the course of Years Two and Three, but you must take at least one English and one Politics module in each year, as well as the bridge elements.

  • Qualification

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

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    October 2018

  • Duration

    3 years


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 QL32
Institution code Y50
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level AAB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD We accept a range of BTEC qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels.
Access to HE Diploma D: 36 credits
M: 9 credits
P: 0 credits
Distinctions are expected in English-related units.
Scottish Higher AAAAB Acceptable with Scottish Advanced Highers
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, D3, M2
Extended Project We recognise the value of this qualification although it will not be included as a condition of entry. It may be taken in to consideration when you receive your results.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 35 points including 6 in Higher Level English
Scottish Advanced Higher AB Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) A - B We will consider this qualification alongside A Levels, as equivalent to one A Level.

Essential Subjects: Grade A in English Literature or English Language and Literature at Advanced Level or equivalent.
General Studies and Critical Thinking are excluded.
We consider a wide range of qualifications for entry. If your qualification is not listed here please visit our website for further information: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/applying/entry/


English language requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £16,620 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

These fees are for 2018/19 entry. We will update our fees for 2019/20 later in the year once they have been agreed. For additional information please see our web pages at: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-funding/