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English Literature with Film Studies BA (Hons)

University of Surrey

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

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

Subject Ranking

Ranked 4th for Communication & Media Studies (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
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    171
  • Graduate Prospects
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    83.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
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    3.87 / 5.00

Ranked 22nd for English (View subject table)

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    160
  • Graduate Prospects
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    67.0 / 100.0
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    4.30 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: H36L

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB Overall:BBBRequired subjects: French and either English Language or English Literature. Applicants taking an A-level science subject with the Science Practical Endorsement are required to pass the practical element. We do not include General Studies or Critical Thinking in our offers.GCSE or Equivalent: GCSE English Language at Grade C(4) and Mathematics at Grade C (4) (or equivalent).
SQA Higher: ABBBB Overall:ABBBBRequired subjects: French and either English Language or English Literature. GCSE or Equivalent: English Language: Scottish National 5 - C Maths: Scottish National 5 - C.
SQA Advanced Higher: BBB Overall:BBB Required subjects: French and either English Language or English Literature. GCSE or Equivalent: English Language: Scottish National 5 - C Maths: Scottish National 5 - C.

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per course
Overseas students: £16,300 per year

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The Course

Summary

This course is based in the School of Literature and Languages. The lively and creative atmosphere in the School will harness your enthusiasm for literature, and our renowned passion for imparting professional skills will prepare you for a range of careers. Studying literature and film encourages you to become a reflective, sensitive and active reader and viewer. You will think carefully about literary texts and films, about what it means to interpret written and cinematic works, and the importance of literature and cinema in history and society. You will acquire extensive knowledge of literary texts and discourses, learning the critical skills to analyse these works and developing the cultural vocabulary to communicate your ideas about them. You will be introduced to a range of thought-provoking critical and theoretical approaches to literature and film. You will also discover historical, social and psychological perspectives which will enhance your understanding of literary works and cinema, allowing you to place them in their proper historical, international and cultural contexts. Our English literature courses will provide you with a range of valuable skills to prepare you for a variety of careers. Recent graduates have entered employment in roles such as: Video Editor; Editorial Assistant; Commercial Graduate; Junior Project Manager; Teacher of English; Account Manager; Social Media Account Manager and Purchasing Assistant.

Start Dates

  • 30 September 2019 at Stag Hill

University of Surrey

University League Table Ranking: 19th

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Postal Address

School of English and Languages
University of Surrey
Stag Hill
Guildford
GU2 7XH
ENGLAND

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