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Cymraeg (Welsh) and English Literature BA (Hons)

Bangor University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    3Q5Q

  • 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

Welsh: As Wales develops as a vibrant bilingual country, there has never been a more exciting time to study Welsh at university level. In fields as varied as education, media and journalism, the civil service, the heritage industry, public relations and marketing there is a great demand for graduates who have competence in Welsh and the ability to work in a bilingual environment. The School of Welsh and Celtic Studies at Bangor has responded energetically to this demand by designing courses which are both academically rigorous and relevant to the needs of modern Wales. At Bangor you will have the opportunity to study rich and diverse literary texts extending from the tales of the Mabinogion to the dynamic literature, theatre and film of contemporary Wales. You will also follow practical language modules which will greatly enhance your career prospects.

English Literature: This course offers you the opportunity to study a broad range of English Literature in small groups, led by the research experts in the field, in an atmosphere of creative, scholarly enterprise in order to develop skills of critical analysis that are highly valued by employers. Assessment is increasingly by coursework. A degree from the School of English Literature provides our students with excellent transferrable skills valued by employers in a range of sectors. Our graduates have gone on to work in: teaching, publishing, advertising, journalism and the media, the law, social work, business, politics, accountancy, the performing arts, civil service, the police, human resources, and academia.

Entry Requirements

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UCAS Tariff

Grades / Points

112

Details

Typical offer is based on a minimum 112 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g.• A Levels (including grade B in Welsh. English Literature/English Language/English preferred but not required)• International Baccalaureate Diploma (including grade H6 in Welsh)• BTEC National/Extended Diploma and Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma: DMM**• City & Guilds Advanced Technical/ Extended Diploma: case by case ****Can be considered in conjunction with another qualification in Welsh, e.g. A level and IB Higher • Access course with Welsh element: 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

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

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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