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English Literature and Media BA (Hons)

University of Hertfordshire

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Course info

UCAS CODE Q3P7
A degree in English Literature and Media will help you grow from passionate reader into a critical thinker and literary scholar, while learning how to apply similar skills of analysis to other representations of the world, through cinema, television, magazines, the internet, and the ways in which people communicate with each other.On a degree in English Literature and Media, we’ll introduce you to writers who will open doors to contemporary worlds and cultures remote from your own, and also ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-23

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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91st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
68th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
65th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies

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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
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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

Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
41%
History
38%
English Language
21%
Sociology
17%
Media 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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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from EU EU Students
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£14,750 per year
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University of Hertfordshire
CUG ranking
68th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
The University of Hertfordshire creates skilled graduates ready for the modern workplace by delivering career-focused degrees. It collaborates with employers when designing courses and offers students up to date facilities, real-world experiences, preparing them for the careers and industries they’ll work in after graduation. Just 25 minutes north of London, students will find inspiring and engaging teaching, fantastic extra-curricular activities, and the tools to prepare them for the career of their dreams. Herts focuses on providing a learning community where students can get to know one another, draw on the experiences and expertise of academic staff and get personalised, impactful support. Students can choose from more than 200 undergraduate courses, and the university supports students in tailoring their educational experience to help them achieve their academic goals.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

University Admissions Service College Lane Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away

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