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English Literature and Creative Writing BA (Hons)

University of Brighton

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( 4.0) 1360 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE Q311
This course is for students who are passionate about literature and want to apply their critical reading and research skills to their diverse and imaginative writing. You will link your awareness of technique, form and craft in literature to your unique style of writing, and consider a wide variety of texts in relation to political, social and cultural theories in order to inform and enhance your own work. Our award-winning tutors will help you to become a motivated thinker and writer with ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
82nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
114th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
48th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
99th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Creative Writing

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 - 70 = 30% 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

Creative Writing graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£19,000

Literature in English

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, April 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
A level
Details

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
55%
English Language
31%
History
26%
Psychology
24%
Sociology
21%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£14,604 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest English Literature reviews

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Abbie
10 Jan 20

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I’ve had a really great time at university so far. There have been so many opportunities that I have taken part in and...
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Saffia
10 Jan 20

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good! overall i have enjoyed my time and i am glad that i picked the degree course that i did. the services are good...

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How English Literature students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 51 reviews

5 star 12%
4 star 63%
3 star 25%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,360 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 54%
3 star 18%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Brighton
CompUniGuide ranking
114th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Brighton is based on the south coast of England, with three campuses in Brighton and one in Eastbourne. The university offers undergraduate degrees in a wide spread of subjects from architecture to midwifery to sport science. The emphasis is on putting learning into practice. A large proportion are professional and practice-based, accredited by external organisations. All courses offer work-related learning. Over 94% of Brighton graduates are working, training or pursuing further study within six months of graduation (2016-17 DLHE). During their time at the University of Brighton, students benefit from opportunities to develop additional experience and skills by joining the university’s professional and entrepreneurial networks, and through live project work and undertaking volunteering.

Where you'll study

University of Brighton

Mithras House Lewes Road Brighton
Brighton & Hove
BN2 4AT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Moulsecoomb  0.2 miles away

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