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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Why choose this course?**– You’ll have opportunities to get involved in a huge range of activities, including poetry festivals and readings by guest authors, through our Writers’ Centre, Kingston.– You’ll learn how style and meaning are created and interpreted through spoken and written texts, and apply this knowledge to your own writing.– Many of our graduates have had their work published. Recently, Oyinkan Braithwaite’s debut novel My Sister, The Serial Killer was longlisted for the Booker Prize 2019.**About this course**This degree gives you the creative freedom to experiment with writing in a wide variety of genres and media. Choose from poetry, prose and non-fiction to professional writing, writing for performance on stage, radio and screen. Explore topics and debates in the fields of creative writing, English literature and English language. Examine how literature shapes, and is shaped by, wider social and cultural contexts.Through this course, you’ll develop oral and written communication skills and establish a solid foundation in the study of literature and language. There is a focus on developing skills in critical reading, writing and analysis.You’ll graduate with skills that employers seek, such as communication, critical thinking, organisation, intercultural awareness, team work and the ability to work independently.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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15,000per year

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A level :

A-level: English Language / English Literature / English Lit. & Lang. or similar, grade C (32 points)General Studies / Native Language accepted when 1 of 3 A-levels or equivalent.

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University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Kingston University, River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1LQ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    88th out of 106 7

    31st out of 53 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    101 49%

    83rd

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    57 57%

    87th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.07 81%

    65th

    18
  • Entry standards

    / Max 168
    117 69%

    23rd

    12
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50 50%

    30th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.79 76%

    47th

    11

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