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BA English Language and English Literature
Acquire analytical language skills, and apply them to the study of historical and present-day English.

BA English Language and English Literature / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA (Hons)
Duration
3 Years
Typical A-level offer
AAB, to include Grade A in English Literature (or English Language and Literature)
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
ABB, to include Grade A in English Literature (or English Language and 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

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Explore more than 1,000 years of literature and culture, from medieval romance to the postcolonial and postmodern.
  • Study in Manchester, a UNESCO City of Literature brimming with literary history and home to a wide range of literary events.
  • Investigate the sounds, words and grammar of the English language.
  • Discover the origin of English, its development and variation across the UK and beyond, and how it's used in different situations.
  • 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
Paul Murdoch
Telephone
+44 (0) 161 275 3187
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk
Academic department overview

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