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BA (Hons) English Literature and History (Foundation Entry Route Available)

Degree • Level 6

BA (Hons) English Literature and History (Foundation Entry Route Available)

Degree • Level 6

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA4753

UCAS CodeHU19

Study ModeFull Time.

DurationFull Time: 3 Years, Full Time inc. Foundation Entry: 4 Years

Awarded ByUCLan

Location ByBurnley College

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About the course

Join us to share your enthusiasm for English and History. This new course includes the study of traditional literature by figures such as Shakespeare and Dickens alongside options in American literature and culture, gothic, graphic novels, theatre, film, children’s literature and the fairy tale. You’ll approach history from many different directions, from cultural history, social and gender history to international history and politics. You’ll learn about the relationship between literature and culture, and explore a variety of eras from the early modern to the contemporary. You’ll also learn to communicate with clarity and precision, acquire expertise in literary and historical analysis and develop important research and presentation skills. Years 1 and 2 (delivered at Burnley College): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000 per year. Year 3 (delivered at UCLan): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9250 per year. The standard full time tuition fee for the Foundation Year (delivered at Burnley College) for this course in 2020/21 is £6000.

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA4753

UCAS CodeHU19

Study ModeFull Time.

DurationFull Time: 3 Years, Full Time inc. Foundation Entry: 4 Years

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Awarded ByUCLan

Location ByBurnley College

Start Date/s

06/09/2021, 06/09/2021, 08/09/2021

Cost Information

Years 1 and 2 (delivered at Burnley College): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000 per year. Year 3 (delivered at UCLan): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9250 per year. The standard full time tuition fee for the Foundation year for this course in 2020/21 is £6000.

Entry requirements

Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS Points.  We operate a flexible admissions policy and treat everyone as an individual. This means that we will take into consideration your educational achievements and predicted grades (where applicable) together with your application as a whole, including work experience and personal statement. General Studies accepted. Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications, relevant work or life experience and who can demonstrate the ability to cope with and benefit from degree-level studies, are welcome and these applicants will be interviewed.

Modules

Foundation Entry Informed Decision Making Essential Skills for Higher Education Developing Skills for Higher Education Introduction module to a variety of different subjects in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Education, Social Science, Psychology, History, Law, English and Religion, Culture and Society. Year 1 Introduction to the Renaissance Understanding History Reading Texts: Literary Theory Introduction to American Literature The Making of Britain 1688-1921 State and Society: Europe c1815-1914 Year 2 World of Difference Sources and Methods Romantics to Decadents Shakespeare Europe in an Age of Atrocity The Fairytale Year 3 On successful completion of the above studies you can progress on to complete your degree at UCLan Preston

Assessment

This degree comprises of a mixture of lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical sessions and independent study. Independent study is an important aspect of your degree course. The exact combination of study time will be detailed within your module descriptors, and will depend on your option choices. Modules are assessed by a wide variety of coursework assignments, including essays, reports and critical commentaries. We also assess though student presentation and group-work activities, such as a literary blog. Some modules include a written examination, which accounts for 50% or less of the overall module mark.

Careers & Progression

On this degree programme, you’ll acquire key skills recognised and valued in teaching, publishing, travel and tourism, advertising, journalism and the cultural/creative industries. Our graduates also pursue careers in management, commerce and public service. Further study is also available at Master’s or PhD level.

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