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Social and Cultural History and English (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Wrexham

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

If you enjoy investigating the past as well as reading and discussing books and ideas, why not choose this course and divide your studies between these two complementary subjects. The Foundation Year in Humanities will introduce students to a diverse range of themes and activities from the disciplines of History, English Literature, Creative Writing, Theatre and Media.Students will:•study themes from Medieval Welsh, British and European history, through to Renaissance and modern history alongside English•combine analysis of the created worlds of fiction with investigations of the social and political realities that produced them•develop the skills to become fine-tuned critics, analytical thinkers and writers, as they open up a wide range of career opportunitiesKey Course Features:•Combine your articulation as a reader with the investigative skills and critical thinking of a historian.•Study a wide range of literary theories and theorists in conjunction with complimentary historical themes and periods.•Supportive study environment.•Study texts from British, European and American Writing alongside subjects which range from American Colonisation to popular culture.•Be inspired by field trips to historical and cultural sites.•Develop in-depth knowledge of genres and periodisation.•Be a part of our thriving, student-led Historical Society.•1st in Wales for overall satisfaction (WGU analysis of unpublished 2018 NSS data) •1st in Wales for teaching satisfaction (WGU analysis of unpublished 2018 NSS data)

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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University information

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

  • University League Table

    126th

  • Campus address

    Glyndwr University, Wrexham, Plas Coch, Mold Road, Wrexham, Wrexham, LL11 2AW, Wales

Students often comment that the campus is like a home away from home. This small, inclusive university has a friendly, community feel.
Help for all students to reach their full potential, with individual support available across a number of areas.
Pre-sessional English language courses for students who do not meet the language requirements for their chosen programme.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    81st out of 81

    69th out of 102

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    112 56%

    62nd

    17
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    51 51%

    77th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.71 74%

    80th

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    119 60%

    48th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.43 89%

    2nd

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