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English Language and Linguistics (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

University of the West of England

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Full-time | Frenchay Campus | 4 Years | 14-SEP-20
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  • Sandwich | Frenchay Campus | 5 Years | 14-SEP-20

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    QQ3F

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    55th

    3
  • Subject Ranking

    53rd

    12 (English)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    112

  • Graduate Prospects

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    64

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.31

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    14-SEP-20

Course Summary

Introduction

Why study English language and linguistics?

Studying these two subjects will provide you with a clear understanding of how English is structured, has evolved and is still evolving. You'll explore how languages are learned, taught and used in practice.

Knowledge of English language and linguistics has direct, practical application in a wide range of careers.

Why UWE Bristol?

BA(Hons) English Language and Linguistics combines an excellent learning environment with outstanding teaching and research.

You'll be taught by leading academics and published researchers at Frenchay Campus,with plenty of opportunities to immerse yourself in Bristol's vibrant culture.Explore the core areas of language and linguistics and develop specialist knowledge in areas such as discourse analysis, second language acquisition, psycholinguistics,sociolinguistics, onomastics, rhetoric and creative writing.

Where can it take me?

Your specialist skills will be in great demand. Graduate ready for a rewarding career in industries such as publishing, the media, human resources, teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) or developing speech software.

Careers:

An English language and linguistics degree is highly regarded by employers and our graduates are in great demand. You could go on to advise on and write government papers, company reports or doctors' communications with patients. Other careers are available in the media, publishing, teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL), forensic science, public relations, communications, human resources, education, speech and language therapy and journalism.

Entry Requirements

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  • A level
  • UCAS Tariff
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Details

No specific subjects required. Points from A-Level General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken onto full A-Level) can be included towards overall tariff. You must have a minimum of two A-Levels.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

55th

About this University

The University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE Bristol) is one of the largest providers of higher education in South West England. There has been strong emphasis over the years on building close partnerships with businesses and organisations locally, nationally and internationally.

Address

Frenchay Campus

Coldharbour Lane

Bristol

BS16 1QY

UNITED KINGDOM