Leeds Beckett University

Media and English Leeds Beckett University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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From The Globe to the global. In today's media-saturated culture you are never far away from a story. Understand the relationship between English literature and modern media by exploring the social and historical backgrounds of Shakespeare's plays, Victorian novels and contemporary literature.

Learn how society uses narratives from the 18th Century to the modern day to make sense of itself and the wider world.

Graduate with a truly relevant degree and a real insight into how today's media represents gender, race and class.

Course details


  • Year 1 Core Modules:
    • Media Interactions
    • Contemporary Literary Studies
    • Texts & Theories
    • Cinematic Identities
    • Poetry
    • Interpreting New Media.
  • Year 2 Core Modules:
    • Literatures of Romanticism
    • 19th-Century Contexts
    • Researching Media & Culture
    • Theory, Text, Performance
    • Postcolonial Writing
    • In addition choose from a list of Year 2 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.
  • Year 3 Core Modules:
    • Media & English Dissertation
    • Intertextuality & Adaptation
    • In addition choose from a list of Year 3 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

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

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Course code P3Q3
Institution code L27
Campus name City CampusC
Campus code C

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 104 points Minimum 64 from two A Levels or equivalent, excluding General Studies.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English Language at Grade C or above (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards) or equivalent. Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy are accepted in place of GCSEs.

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Leeds Beckett University
City Campus

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