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English Language and Creative Writing BA (Hons)

University of Salford

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    QW39

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    80th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    32nd

    11 (Creative Writing)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    122

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    55

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    3.97

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

This exciting course combines the study of English language and creative writing, enabling you to discover more about the nature, acquisition, origins and use of the language alongside the opportunity for you to be inspired to break new ground as a writer. You will embark on a modern and innovative curriculum in which you are tasked with exploring the intricate synergies between the structure of language and the written word. You will emerge as a confident specialist both in terms of presenting your work to a professional standard and in the workings of language, with a particular focus on English.This course provides a link between the rigorous study of the humanities and a serious engagement with the creative process, enabling you as the student to become an expert in the emerging dynamic synergies between these disciplines. More than ever before, the Creative Industries are looking for practitioners who can go beyond their specialism to engage with stakeholders beyond the Arts. Similarly, employers value highly graduates who can demonstrate serious engagement with rigorous academic study in the humanities, and English and Creative Writing at Salford encompasses the best of both worlds in a dynamic and ever-changing job market.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Leaving Certificate - Ordinary Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Extended Project
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • AS
  • GCSE/National 4/National 5

Details

104 - 120 UCAS tariff points to be obtained from a minimum of 2 A-Levels, including Grade C in any subject. General studies accepted.

Tuition Fees

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University information

University Ranking

80th

About this University

The University of Salford embeds industry into all it does: many courses are created with industry wrapped around them and its world-leading research advances industry knowledge and insight. The university's heritage directs its future: having answered the needs of industry since 1896, its connection to industry is stronger than ever. Based just outside Manchester, it is the only university with a campus at MediaCityUK, sitting right next to neighbours such as ITV and the BBC.

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The Crescent

Salford

M5 4WT

UNITED KINGDOM