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English Language and Linguistics with Year Abroad BA (Hons)

University of Southampton

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    QQ13

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    20th

  • Subject Ranking

    23rd

    1 (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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    70

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.13

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

Our BA English Language and Linguistics provides a solid foundation in the study linguistics with a focus on the English language. The programme explores the structure of language, how it varies across speakers, how it develops, how it is learned, and how it is used around the world. You will be able to follow modules in theoretical linguistics, applied linguistics, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, language acquisition, language teaching, and World Englishes. There will also be an opportunity to study a foreign language and take related modules in other disciplines such as English, Philosophy, Psychology and Film, allowing you to tailor your module choices to your own interests and career choices.Our year abroad courses give undergraduates the opportunity to study for an additional academic year at a university in another part of the world. Destinations include Europe, Asia and North America.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • 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)
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

AAB

Details

Typical Offer: AAB including English Language or another relevant essay writing subject* in Humanities or Social Sciences (minimum grade A)If you are taking an EPQ in addition to 3 A levels, you will receive the following offer in addition to the standard A level offer:ABB including English Language or another relevant essay writing* subject in Humanities or Social Sciences (minimum grade A) and grade A in the EPQWe are committed to ensuring that all students with the potential to succeed, regardless of their background, are encouraged to apply to study with us. The additional information gained through contextual data allows us to recognise a student’s potential to succeed in the context of their background and experience.Students who are highlighted in this way will be made an offer which is lower than the typical offer for that programme, as follows:ABB including English Language or another relevant essay writing subject* in Humanities or Social Sciences (minimum grade A)Offers typically exclude General Studies and Critical Thinking. *Relevant essay-writing subjects include English Language and Literature, English Literature, French, German, History, Italian, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish.

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.

£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

20th

About this University

The University of Southampton dates back to 1862: located on the south coast of England, it is close to the New Forest and the Isle of Wight. The main campus is north of the city centre, near to a large managed woodland. There are excellent road, rail, sea and air links and London is just over an hour away by train.

Address

Main Site - Highfield Campus

Highfield

Southampton

SO17 1BJ

UNITED KINGDOM