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English BA (Hons)

Bournemouth University

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1) 1278 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE Q300
Our multifaceted, modern English course not only explores language and literature in the traditional forms of iconic and influential texts, you’ll also examine how they are used within the context of the media including film, television, magazines and the internet.As a student on this course, youll:- Cultivate your writing skills- Discover the latest developments in digital media and new media storytelling- Showcase your writing to industry professionals through BUs annual Fresher Writing Prize ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 20-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
47th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
70th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
77th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

English Studies (Non-Specific)

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 - 94 = 6% 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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
Scottish Higher
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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

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
63%
English Language & Literature
33%
Media Studies
31%
Psychology
26%
History
24%

Tuition fees

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Students from England Students from England
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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Latest English Language reviews

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Ryan
16 Dec 19

English BA (Hons)

Really nice, good town and awesome...
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Georgina
16 Dec 19

English BA (Hons)

Really enjoying it - wanting to work harder in 2nd...

Review breakdown

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How English Language students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 30 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 70%
3 star 3%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,278 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 53%
3 star 14%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Bournemouth University
CompUniGuide ranking
70th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Based by the sea in south-west England, Bournemouth University (BU) focuses on producing future-ready graduates, with every student able to take a work placement as part of their course. The University has four academic faculties: Health & Social Sciences Management Media & Communication Science & Technology A Bournemouth University degree means practical, real-word experience that complements student’s education and prepares them for a truly global career. Visit their student blog to hear from their students and how they found their degree of difference. Our student reviewers have been positive about their time at Bournemouth University; with many saying they’ve enjoyed their course and the university experience as a whole. Bournemouth University students on Whatuni say: “Been here for four years, loved every minute of it.

Where you'll study

Bournemouth University

Talbot Campus Fern Barrow Poole
BH12 5BB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Branksome  0.9 miles away

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