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BA English Language and Screen Studies
Study film and media alongside the skills necessary for analytical language study.

BA English Language and Screen Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2016

Degree awarded
BA (Hons)
Duration
3 Years
Typical A-level offer

ABB

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35 points overall (core points accepted), Higher Level requirements - 6,5,5

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
QW36
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

In this course you will investigate sounds, words and grammar of the English language. You will discover where English comes from, how it developed over time, how it varies across the UK and further afield, and how it is used in different situations.

You will acquire the skills required for analytical language study alongside the means to apply those skills to the study of historical and present-day English. In addition, you will practise key transferable skills, such as essay writing and how to give a presentation.

You will study film and drama, and you will be introduced to methods and topics in media studies research.

Your will be able to apply to spend one semester studying abroad during the second year of your degree. Exchange partners are offered through the Erasmus or the Worldwide Exchange scheme. For more information about the Study Abroad Programme please consult the following:

http://www.manchester.ac.uk/undergraduate/courses/studyabroad/

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.

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.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £15,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

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

See: About us

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