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English Language and English Literature BA (Hons)

Bangor University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    QQC3

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    83rd

    21
  • Subject Ranking

    54th

    15 (English)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    116

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    60

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.14

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    28-SEP-20

Course Summary

English is an important language socially, politically and economically. It is a World language, with an estimated 1,500 million speakers worldwide. English is also the best-described language in the world. The introductory modules for this course look at issues such as how our language changes according to the context in which it is being used, how men's and women's language use differs, how we acquire language and and how and why it continues to evolve.The English Literature aspect of the course offers you the opportunity to study texts and authors from an exceptionally wide range of English, British and American literature. During your degree these works are studied in a variety of ways, some emphasising, for example, the social or political context in which a text was produced; others are studied with a more linguistic or stylistic approach. The course course aims to develop your skills in reading literature and to introduce you to new critical techniques and ways of studying literary texts. Through the study of English literature you will develop critical capacities and a range of invaluable intellectual and interpersonal skills: the ability to evaluate and interpret material and the capacity to explain it logically, orally or on paper, the ability to work independently and as a member of a group, to manage your own time and to work to deadlines set by yourself and others. These are skills which are sought by employers in many fields.

Entry Requirements

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UCAS Tariff

Grades / Points

112

Details

Typical offer is based on a minimum of 112 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g.• A Levels (English Literature/English Language/English preferred but not 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

Tuition Fees

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£9,000 per year

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University information

University Ranking

83rd

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.

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Bangor University

Bangor, Gwynedd

LL57 2DG

UNITED KINGDOM