English Literature and Journalism BA (Hons)

University of Worcester

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UCAS CODE QP35
**Overview**Studied as a joint honours degree, you will explore English Literature in some of the immensely varied contexts of its production, alongside the practical business of how to research and communicate what is happening in the world, now. English Literature at Worcester will introduce you to cutting-edge thinking in spheres as diverse as Shakespeare in translation, children’s literature, contemporary American writing and ecocriticism. Journalism at Worcester will equip you to work in ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
23rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
104th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
73rd

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Journalism

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, 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

Journalism graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£18,000

Literature in English

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

Entry requirements
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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

Literature in English

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
61%
History
26%
English Language & Literature
24%
Psychology
22%
English Language
20%

Tuition fees

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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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£9,250 per year
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£13,100 per year
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University of Worcester
CompUniGuide ranking
104th
Student rating
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( 4.2)
Established in 1946, the University of Worcester is a progressive and inclusive institution that promotes the transformative power of education both across the UK and worldwide. With origins as a teacher training college, Worcester has since evolved into a diverse and dynamic university, welcoming students from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures. The university places high value on the development of practical learning and instils students with transferable skills that make them highly desirable as graduates. The university is based in Worcester, in the West Midlands, a vibrant contemporary city with a rich medieval history. Recently voted the happiest place to live in the UK, the city offers a variety of activities usually found in a big city, yet contained within a compact and safe community.

Where you'll study

University of Worcester

Henwick Grove Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6AJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Worcester Shrub Hill  0.9 miles away

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