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English Language and Literature (with a study abroad year) BA (Hons)

University of Sussex

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    Q308

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    32nd

    7
  • Subject Ranking

    19th

    3 (English)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    153

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    76

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.08

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

Course Summary

**About the course**Combine your passion for linguistics with your love of literature. Our English Language and Literature BA enables you to explore the relationship between linguistic structure and its literary heritage – and how language operates in both society and literature. We offer a bold, forward-thinking curriculum that allows you to study a thousand years of literature in new and progressive ways. That's what makes us one of the UK's most respected and exciting departments for the study of English, offering a distinctive approach to a radical breadth of literary texts. We encourage you to experiment with writing and understand its ability to transform the world we live in. You will be taught by engaged and passionate tutors who will guide you through each year of your degree. You'll be part of a close-knit community of staff and students who all support each other. You'll work across a range of disciplines, tailoring your degree to your interests.**About Sussex**Sussex graduates change the world. Our students become the leaders of the future, making discoveries, improving lives and changing things for the better.Study with us to join a welcoming and inspiring community of staff and students from more than 140 countries.**Location**We shape the world from a fantastic campus on the UK’s beautiful south coast.We are the only UK university surrounded by a national park, so you can step off campus to explore the hills and woodlands of the South Downs. The vibrant, colourful and creative seaside city of Brighton & Hove is just nine minutes away.With Brighton voted the happiest city in England for students, (Student Living Survey, Sodexo, 2018) there can be few better places to study.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Extended Project
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points

ABB–AAB

Details

A-levels must include English Literature or the combined A-level in English Language and Literature, normally at grade A.You should have a broad range of GCSEs 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

32nd

About this University

The University of Sussex is a research-intensive campus university adjacent to the vibrant city of Brighton & Hove on the UK's south coast. With an excellent international reputation, the university welcomes spirited students who want to study in a creative and intellectually challenging environment. Students are encouraged to open their mind, deepen their knowledge and leave their mark on the world.

Address

Main Site

Sussex House

Undergraduate Admissions Falmer

Brighton

BN1 9RH

UNITED KINGDOM