BA English Literature with Creative Writing / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAA-AAB plus creative writing portfolio. See 'Application and Selection' for details.
- Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades AAB, including English Literature, or English Language & Literature (ie. not English Language alone).
You will also be asked to complete a creative writing portfolio. Your portfolio will be read by staff at the Centre for New Writing who will be looking for work that is fresh, imaginative and clear. See 'Application and Selection' for details.
- 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.
- Number of places/applicants
- 15 / 150
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS
- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
- Explore more than 1,000 years of literature and culture, from medieval romance to the postcolonial and postmodern.
- Develop creative writing skills in fiction and poetry through workshops led by some of the most adventurous poets, novelists, and science-fiction writers currently in the UK.
- Enjoy Manchester Literature Festival and delve into the cultural assets of a UNESCO City of Literature.
- Explore creative writing (fiction and poetry), English Studies, English Literature, American, Irish and post-colonial literatures, cultural theory and film.
- Study at a university ranked in the UK top 10 for English language and literature (QS World University Rankings 2018).
On this day, you will find out more about the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures and our resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.
Find out more about open days on the School website .
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.
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