English Language and Media BA (Hons)

De Montfort University

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    BA (Hons)

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Course Summary

English Language at DMU is an exciting joint honours degree with numerous distinctive and motivating features. We will equip you with the tools that you need in order to describe and analyse different types of spoken and written language in detail. Throughout the course, you will examine where English Language has come from, and how it may explode in an era of global change and technological innovation. You will discover how it works; both as a complex system for embodying ideas, emotions and beliefs and as a means of influencing, persuading and moving others. Joint honours subjects include Media which gives you a comprehensive understanding of the important theories, issues and debates in the media and allows you to discover where your own talents lie.• **Study Language in breadth and depth**with a wide range of highly specialised modules• **Broaden your knowledge base**by studying 50 per cent English Language and the other 50 per cent either Creative Writing, English Literature, Journalism or Media• **Developing specialist skills** and become a great communicator by learning from the great communicators• **International opportunities** through #DMUglobal where you will have the opportunity for a meaningful international experience• **Final-year placement module** to put your theoretical knowledge into practice

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  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

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in English Language or Literature

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) is dedicated to helping students achieve the life, career and great experiences they want. Rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, the university has a great record for helping students find highly skilled work or further study. Students benefit from unforgettable international experiences through #DMUglobal, and great facilities in a 21st-century university with a newly transformed campus, beautiful green spaces, and great places to socialise. The university is offering 50% off train tickets to travel to the Open Day on 12 October and 9 November – visit the website for information (terms and conditions apply).


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