English Language in the Media (Placement Year) BA (Hons)

Lancaster University

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Course info

UCAS CODE QP34
Taught by academics and scholars highly rated for both teaching and research, your degree course focuses on the analysis of contemporary and historical English.You’ll begin your degree with our core English Language module. This wide-ranging module will introduce you to the English Language, how to describe it, how it varies, and how it functions in a variety of contexts. You will not only study the traditional linguistic areas of English (eg lexis, grammar, phonetics), but also areas that are ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

English
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
18th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
8th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 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 - 95 = 5% 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 Language graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK English Language graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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

English Language

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
69%
English Language
45%
History
34%
Psychology
20%
General Studies
16%

Tuition fees

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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
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Communication / Media reviews

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08 Dec 18

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I am happy with everything. I am excited and looking forward to future 4 years of study. The University gives me...
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I'm so happy that i am part of Lancaster University, Honestly my experience is really wonderful with Lancaster...

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5 star 37%
4 star 51%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions Bailrigg Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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