BA English Literature and History / Overview

Year of entry: 2020

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

A*AA-AAA

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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

37 points overall. 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects (including History and English Literature, with 7 in either)

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 2020 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £19,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
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/
School/Faculty overview

See: About us

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