English and Creative Writing BA (Hons)

University of Bolton

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UCAS CODE QW38
Our BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing degree is designed to inspire and develop your interest and appreciation for the vast and enriching world of literature and ideas. Meanwhile, you’ll have extensive opportunities to develop and enhance your own approaches to expression and communication.Literature is an extraordinary resource for broadening your intellectual understanding. It’s one of the most powerful ways we can experience others’ lives, enjoy worlds we’ve never visited, and develop ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Bolton Main Site, Greater Manchester | 3 Years | SEP-22

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WUSCA student ranking
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70th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
113th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Creative Writing

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

English Studies (Non-Specific)

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£9,250 per year
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£12,950 per year
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£12,950 per year
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University of Bolton
CUG ranking
113th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
The University of Bolton is a progressive institution in the north west of England, delivering a comprehensive variety of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes with a student-focused approach to learning. They consistently rank highly for their teaching quality and student satisfaction, with the Complete University Guide (2022) rating them in the top 10 nationally and 1st in the North West for the 4th year running. Students benefit from an enriching and enjoyable university education with passionate lecturers, superb facilities and a high employment rate after graduation. The university is set on a modern, town-centre campus in the Greater Manchester region that has received significant investment over the past four years, transforming campus buildings and installing state-of-the-art facilities.

Where you'll study

University of Bolton

Deane Road Bolton
BL3 5AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bolton  0.2 miles away

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