English Literature BA (Hons)

English Literature BA (Hons)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Application fee: £12
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: £13,250
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

English Litererature at DMU introduces students to an exciting range of literature in English, including writing from Britain, America and around the globe. Students will learn how texts work and debate literature’s role in society now and through history, while acquiring the skills to articulate their ideas with confidence and write with fluency and flair.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

112 points from at least 2 A'levels and including grade C or above in English Language or Literature BTEC Extended Diploma DDM and a grade C or above in A level English Language or Literature International Baccalaureate: 26+ Points GCSEs - Five GCSEs grades A* - C (9-4) including English Language or Literature at grade C/4 or above. Access - Pass Access with 30 level 3 credits at Merit in English Language or Literature and GCSE English (Language or Literature) at grade C/4 or above. We also accept the BTEC First Diploma plus two GCSEs including English at grade C/4 or above (if required as part of our standard requirement). Interview required: No If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with 5.5 in each band, or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Career opportunities

English Literature graduates are eminently employable because of their highly developed communication and reasoning skills and their ability to work independently and as part of a group. The latest statistics show that 95 per cent of recent graduates were employed or in further study six months after graduation. English Literature BA graduates go into a wide range of careers including archival work, the media, the civil service, marketing, journalism, the arts, library services, banking, charity work, teaching English as a foreign language, publishing, public relations, primary and secondary teaching, and postgraduate study.

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