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English Literature with German BA (Hons)

University of Surrey

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Stag Hill

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Why choose this course**We’re one of the UK’s leading universities for literature and languages, with our modern languages and linguistics courses ranked in the UK top 10 by the Guardian University Guide 2020. Our courses are also ranked in the top 10 for creative writing in The Complete University Guide 2020 and in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.Our BA (Hons) English Literature with German course is innovative and interdisciplinary, allowing you to develop a high level of literary, linguistic and cultural competence. We conduct challenging, forward-thinking teaching and research.**What you will study**The English literature part of this course covers a range of literary periods, authors, genres and theories. You’ll analyse classic works, as well as innovative texts and genres, such as travel writing, nineteenth century theatre, and Beat writing.The foreign language component is taught almost exclusively in German, giving you high-level language training. You’ll spend your third year on placement in a country where German is spoken, giving you the opportunity to study English literature at one of our partner institutions across Europe and/or work in one of the many companies with which we have links.The two elements of this course complement one another and enhance your learning, giving you unique insights into language, literature and culture.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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A level : BBB

Overall:BBBRequired subjects: German and either English Language or English Literature. If you do not have German at the required level but you have achieved GCSE grade A* in a modern language OR you expect to achieve at least A level grade B in a modern language, we can consider offering you a place in the German ab initio group. Ab initio study will involve additional contact hours and intensive study of the language during the first year of the programme. Please be aware: English language would not be treated as a mo

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University of Surrey

  • University League Table

    34th

  • Campus address

    University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, England

The University of Surrey has over 140 nationalities in its international community.
38% of the university’s student population is from outside the UK.
Surrey has over 90 university partners across the globe.

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    32nd out of 106 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    142 69%

    28th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    73 73%

    26th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    96th

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