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BA English Literature and History (3 years)
Explore over a thousand years of literature and history, from Anglo-Saxon to the present day.

BA English Literature and History (3 years) / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

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

A*AA-AAA

See entry requirements tab for full information

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)

Grade AAA, to include both History and English Literature (English Language and Literature will be also accepted in lieu of English Literature, but we will not accept English Language alone).       

General Studies is welcomed but will not form part of the offer.

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

Course overview

  • Explore more than 1,000 years of literature and culture, from medieval romance to the postcolonial and postmodern, in the context of history.
  • Pursue the study of diverse historical periods, themes, cultures and sub-cultures.
  • Delve into the wide range of cultural assets of Manchester, a UNESCO City of Literature.
  • Study at a university ranked 7th in the UK for History (QS World University Rankings 2018).

Open days

The University holds open days regularly (usually in 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 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 .

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
Rebekah Shaw
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 3107
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/english/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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