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BA Latin and English Literature
Examine original sources of ancient literature and gain transferrable language and analysis skills.

BA Latin and English Literature / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

Grades ABB, to include Grade A Eng Lit (or Eng Lang and Lit, but NOT Lang alone).

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades BBB, to include English Literature (or English Language and Literature, but NOT Language alone).
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Approx 2 places taken per year / 10 applications
How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Learn Latin from beginner, intermediate or advanced level.
  • Develop advanced knowledge of the language and culture of the classical world, and examine original sources of ancient literature.
  • Discover the connections between Latin and English Literature while studying in a UNESCO City of Literature.
  • Explore written forms ranging from illuminated manuscripts to graphic novels, from poetry to postmodern fiction.
  • Study at a top 10 UK university for English language and literature (QS World University Rankings 2018).

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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Katie Cowey
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1252
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/classics-and-ancient-history/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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