BA English Literature and American Studies / Overview
Year of entry: 2023
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAB including Grade A in English Literature, or English Language and Literature (ie not English Language alone).
- Typical contextual A-level offer
ABB, including Grade A in English Literature, or English Language and Literature (ie not English Language alone).Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall. 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects (including 6 in English Literature)
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS
- Explore the rich literary history and current creative scene of Manchester - a recently designated UNESCO City of Literature.
- Study more than 1,000 years of writing in English, engaging with literary and cultural theory, studying texts in their historical contexts and reflecting on different cultures and traditions.
- Explore US history, literature, politics, cultural theory, popular culture, and film.
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Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2023 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £23,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
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