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English Language and English Literature BA (Hons)

De Montfort University

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    Q390

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    67th

    3
  • Subject Ranking

    45th

    1 (English)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    103

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    77

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.21

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

English Language and English Literature at DMU introduces you to an exciting range of theories and concepts in both subjects, providing a cohesive course in two complementary subjects. As well as developing subject specific knowledge of the English Language and English Literature, the degree aims to develop a range of key transferrable skills including the ability to use language adeptly and appropriately in any potential linguistic context, skills of textual analysis and synthesis, advanced digital literacy, and high-level research, writing and communication skills, which will be of clear benefit in equipping future graduates for a wide range of careers. Study English Language and English Literature at DMU and join a lively and welcoming academic community. Get involved in the student-led English Literature and English Language societies, go on theatre trips in the UK or travel abroad with #DMUglobal as part of your course. Our graduates go into a wide range of professions including media, translation, marketing, publishing, teaching, public relations and the civil service.◾ **Study language and literature in breadth and depth**and learn new skills in a wide range of highly specialised modules covering a wide range of different subject areas◾ **Explore print and digital humanities**by learning to use a hand printing press or gain practical training in HTML with options exploring the production of literary texts in manuscript, print and digital forms from DMU’s Centre for Textual Studies◾ **Broaden your knowledge base**by studying not just English Language and English Literature, but also Creative Writing, with an opportunity to learn about the principles and practice of teaching English language◾ **Improve your employability**by focusing on your career prospects through learning essential skills and knowledge and putting them to practical use. The final-year placement module allows you to gain work experience and develop your presentation and communication skills◾ **Gain workplace skills and experience**by putting your research, reasoning and communication skills into practice with an English-related placement module or extra-curricular internship during your degree◾ **International opportunity**through #DMUglobal where you will have the opportunity for a meaningful international experience

Entry Requirements

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

Grades / Points

C–A*

Details

in English Language or Literature

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

67th

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).

Address

Leicester Campus

The Gateway

Leicester

LE1 9BH

UNITED KINGDOM