Drama and English Literature BA (Hons)

Edge Hill University

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UCAS CODE QWH4
Combining the study of Drama and English Literature, this degree enables you to experience a thorough and broad-based education for the drama and theatre maker of the future while also seeking inspiration from literature, from classic to contemporary works. The programme balances practical creativity with technique enhancement and dramatic theory alongside an introduction to a range of theoretical and critical approaches to literature. If you are passionate about embracing the written word on ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

English
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
8th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
62nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
47th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Drama

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 86 = 14% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Literature in English

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Literature in English

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
40%
English Literature
37%
Psychology
27%
English Language & Literature
26%
History
20%

Drama

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Latest English Literature reviews

English Literature
SR
Student Reviewer
20 Nov 19

Drama and English Literature BA (Hons)

it has been an amazing three years, i will be very sad to leave despite the course not running as smoothly as possbily,...
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Savanna
20 Nov 19

English Literature with Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Brilliant. I love attending this university, it was a great choice! Definitely recommend! Except for my accommodation,...

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Edge Hill University
CompUniGuide ranking
62nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Edge Hill University is based on an attractive 160-acre campus in the thriving Lancashire town of Ormskirk, near Liverpool and Manchester. Since its inception as the first non-denominational teacher training college for women in 1885, the institution has grown and diversified into a Top 10 Modern University dedicated to shaping the minds and changing the futures of its vibrant community of students. Almost 10,000 students currently study as full-time undergraduates, with another 3,000 enrolled part-time. Edge Hill ranks Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF 2017) for ‘consistently delivering outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students’, placing its teaching in the top third of UK universities.

Where you'll study

Edge Hill University

St Helens Road Ormskirk
Lancashire
L39 4QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ormskirk  0.4 miles away

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