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English Literature and a Modern Language (Portuguese) (4 Years) [BA]

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UCAS course code
QR35
UCAS institution code
M20
Degree awarded
BA
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer
ABB including English Lit or English Lang & Lit (grade A) and a GCSE modern foreign language

Full entry requirements

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

34 points overall (core points accepted), to include higher level English Literature (6) and 5 in two further higher level subjects. Plus GCSE modern foreign language (grade B)

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course description

English Literature

  • Gives students the opportunity to experience teaching from across 2 broad areas of the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures bringing together expertise across a wide range of Subject Areas.
  • This four-year course will take students on a broadly chronological journey of English Literature from the Anglo Saxon period through to the present day. Alongside this, students will undertake a core language course and cultural content courses in their chosen language of study.

Portuguese

  • The course gives students a thorough grounding in the languages and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world.
  • Students study both European and Brazilian Portuguese.
  • They also explore a range of options in areas such as contemporary culture, colonialism, literature and cinema from Brazil, Portugal, Mozambique and Angola.
  • Year 3 is spent in a Portuguese-speaking country (on university exchange, work placement, or teaching as an English-language assistant).

Open days

The University holds Open Days regularly (usually June, September and October) where you have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about the facilities and courses we offer.

If your application meets our criteria, you will be invited to an interview, as part of a Visit Day designed specifically for your area of study. On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have. Any offer of a place will be made shortly after this event.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2015 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £14,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate fees pages.

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This course is delivered by:

School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 3211
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3031
Email
Website
www.alc.manchester.ac.uk
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