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English with Creative Writing (with placement year) BA (Hons)

Loughborough University

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    Q3W8

  • Study mode

    Sandwich

  • University Ranking

    8th

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  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    28-SEP-20

Course Summary

English is an inherently plural discipline, with some students choosing to focus on creative writing, some wishing to study literary history, and others wanting to study the English language.Our English with Creative Writing BA (Hons) degree offers great flexibility through its mixture of optional and compulsory modules in creative writing, literary history and the study of language, allowing you to tailor the English with Creative Writing degree to suit your interests. Our academic staff are recognised for their expertise in areas such as contemporary poetry and theory, playwriting, culture and communication, and literature from the 16th century to the present day. Their knowledge of these subject areas and enthusiasm for their research and teaching make this a vibrant and supportive place for you to study, a place where you can learn the many different skills you will need, including transferable skills for your future employment.The curriculum for our BA (Hons) English with Creative Writing degree offers you the freedom to tailor the course to your interests - covering creative writing, literature and language within a broad range of fields and approaches, providing a stimulating environment for your degree work. Students on our English with Creative Writing degree will have the opportunity to study all of the major genres of creative writing (drama, poetry and prose), and will be encouraged to reflect analytically and critically on their developing practice as writers. They will also be required to undertake a major piece of creative writing as part of their dissertation in their third year.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • Extended Project
  • 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

AAB including English (Literature, Language or both) (General Studies accepted)

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

8th

About this University

Loughborough University is based on a fantastic 440-acre single-site campus at the heart of the UK. All undergraduate courses offer the option to include a year in industry as part of the degree. The student experience is renowned, with endless opportunities to get involved in at Loughborough Students' Union.

Address

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Ashby Road

Loughborough

LE11 3TU

UNITED KINGDOM