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BA Drama and English Literature
Develop the specialist knowledge and transferable skills for a range of creative careers.

BA Drama and English Literature / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades AAB, including Grade A in English Literature.
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades ABB, including Grade A in English Literature.
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
23 / 170
How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Develop an analytical understanding of theatre and screen studies combined with the study of English Literature.
  • Build a foundation in both subjects in your first year, then pursue your own interests in Years 2 and 3.
  • Explore a wide range of cultural assets in Manchester, a UNESCO City of Literature.
  • Develop transferable skills for a wide range of creative careers, from roles in theatre, television and radio, to teaching and journalism.
  • 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
Jamie Clark
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 4987
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/drama/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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