English Language and Literature BA (Hons)

Goldsmiths, University of London

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( 3.9) 889 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE QQ39
Engage in the study of language from various linguistic perspectives alongside your study of literary texts from a range of periods and traditions.**Why study BA English Language and Literature at Goldsmiths?**- By the end of the programme you will have answers to some of the most exciting questions in linguistics, for example how language relates to class, ethnicity or age, how we use language to reflect our identity and build relationships, how we acquire the languages we speak and how best... READ MORE

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

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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123rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
62nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
67th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

English Language

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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

English Language graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK English Language graduate salary
£20,000

Literature in English

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

English Language

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
78%
History
35%
Psychology
16%
English Language
16%
Religious Studies & Theology
15%

Literature in English

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Where you'll study

Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross
London
Lewisham
SE14 6NW United Kingdom Nearest tube station: New Cross  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: New Cross  0.1 miles away

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