English is an important language socially, politically and economically. Today it is a global language, with an estimated 1.5 billion speakers worldwide. English is the best-described language in the world and by studying for a BA in this field you can become proficient in understanding how English works, why and how it is used, where it has come from, as well as gaining knowledge in linguistic study.
You will spend about 8 hours in lectures, seminars and tutorials each week. You will also spend time reading, working on assignments, undertaking homework tasks, meeting lecturers and tutors in their offices, attending general seminars, and so on. Assessment types includes essay writing, report writing, data analysis, practical assignments, empirical research studies, oral presentations and exams (including online tests).
A degree in English Language teaches transferrable skills which include, but are not limited to: critical reading and evaluation, research and analytical skills, proficiency in diverse modes of presentation (written, electronic and spoken), problem solving, working effectively with others, working with and without supervision, time management, information technology skills, effective interpersonal communication and personal organisation.
Grades / Points
Typical offer is based on a minimum of 112 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g.• A Levels (no specific subjects required)• International Baccalaureate Diploma • BTEC National/Extended Diploma and Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma: DMM• City & Guilds Advanced Technical/Extended Diploma: Case by case• Access: Pass• Welsh Baccalaureate is acceptedInternational Candidates: School leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements), details at: www.bangor.ac.uk/international/applying/entryrequirementsWe also welcome applications from mature applicants*For full details go to our website and for a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com
This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.
£9,000 per year
These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in England
About this University
Bangor University is located on the north coast of Wales, between Snowdonia and the sea – a fantastic location for students interested in sport, particularly outdoor activities. Students studying at Bangor are part of a university that offers academic excellence and prides itself on providing a great overall student experience.