Drama and English Literature BA (Hons)

University of Manchester

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UCAS CODE WQ4H
Our BA Drama and English Literature course embraces all forms of drama across stage, screen and beyond, while exploring a wide range of texts from a variety of periods.In your Drama units, you will explore everything from literary adaptation to street theatre, from activist performance to audio design, from playwriting to directing and experimental film cultures.For English Literature, youll explore written forms ranging from illuminated manuscripts and graphic novels to poetry and postmodern ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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57th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Drama

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Drama graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Drama graduate salary
£18,000

Literature in English

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
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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 Literature
74%
History
37%
English Language
32%
Psychology
15%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

Drama

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Latest Drama Studies reviews

Drama Studies
SR
Student Reviewer
17 Feb 17

Drama and English Literature BA (Hons)

Really enjoy it. No comfortable...
SR
Student Reviewer
02 Mar 16

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How Drama Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 6 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 50%
3 star 33%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,464 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 51%
3 star 14%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Manchester

University Recruitment And Adm Oxford Road Manchester
M13 9PL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly  0.3 miles away

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