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The English programme at University Centre Shrewsbury has been carefully designed to broaden and deepen your understanding of literature, with options to study creative writing and film. You will have opportunities to enrich your knowledge and gain key skills through studying a diverse range of texts.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University Centre Shrewsbury's Website.
Teaching methods involve lectures, seminars, one-to-one tutorials, workshops, and online activities. Students will also benefit from talks by visiting experts and writers, as well as visits to the theatre, literary festivals and other relevant events. Assessment methods include: written coursework (essays, reviews, projects, research diaries), examinations, and oral presentations (both individual and group work). Each assessment relates to the learning outcomes of the programme, ensuring you gain the required skills at each level of study.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University Centre Shrewsbury|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||120 points|
|A level||BBC - BBB||Including one of the GCE A Level subjects recommended by the department: English Literature, English Language or English Language and Literature|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||BTEC's are considered for entry, however the Department will also require one of the following subjects at GCE A Level: English Literature, English Language or English Language and Literature|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diploma, to include 45 credits at Level 3, 30 of which must be at Merit or above (15 of which must be in English)|
|Scottish Higher||BBBB||Including English Literature, English Language or English Language and Literature|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points||Including 5 in HL English|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3||Including English Literature, English Language or English Language and Literature|
Please note that the Welsh Baccalaureate and A Level General Studies will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|