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Comparative Literature with Film Studies BA (Hons)

King's College London, University of London

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UCAS CODE: Q2P3

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    25-SEP-23

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Study the similarities and differences between literature written in different places and at different times in the heart of London, alongside study of film theory. Our Comparative Literature modules embrace 12 languages and six continents and span over 2,500 years. The focus extends beyond the modern and ancient literatures of Europe to the Americas, Australia, the Middle East, South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Each year includes two Film Studies modules, which will provide you with a detailed knowledge of both the creative potential of film, and the relationship between film and society.**Key benefits**- Our course draws on the teaching and research expertise of some of the highest ranked literature departments in the UK.- Flexible course - students have the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of modules across a number of departments.- All modules are taught in English translation, though you are encouraged to read in the original language where possible and supported in the development of new linguistic skills.- Central location offers students the opportunity to benefit from London's unique cultural resources.- Consistently one of the best departments for the study of film in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2018).- Central location offers exciting possibilities for further access to film, most notably King's close proximity to the British Film Institute Library, and the new BFI Southbank.- Provides a grounding for pursuing careers in the media arts and related activities.Please see our online prospectus for further details on this programme: https://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/comparative-literature-with-film-studies-ba

Application deadline

25 January

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A level : AAB

including grade A in English Literature or English Language and Literature. Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A levels

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University information

King's College London, University of London

  • University League Table

    22nd

  • Campus address

    King's College London, University of London, Strand, Westminster, WC2R 2LS, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    28th out of 102 19

    13th out of 100 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    43.0 43%

    75th

    66
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.85 77%

    45th

    20
  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    155 75%

    18th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68.0 68%

    24th

    12
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.73 75%

    85th

    8

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