English Literature BA (Hons)

Bangor University

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As an English Literature student at Bangor, you will study the full range of literature from the medieval to the contemporary and develop your individual interests. In Year One, you will gain highly employable key skills in critical analysis, alongside a grounding in major literary works and popular genres. In Years Two and Three, there is an exciting choice of modules focused on historical periods and those focused on genres and topics (e.g. Arthurian, Fantasy, Welsh writing in English, ... READ MORE

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Full Time
3 Years

Literature in English

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UK Literature in English graduate salary


Entry requirements

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A level

Previous study

Literature in English

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
English Language
Religious Studies & Theology

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
£9,000 per year
Students from England Students from England
£9,000 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£9,000 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£9,000 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
£9,000 per year
Students from Channel Islands
Students from EU EU Students
16,000 per year
International Students

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Bangor University
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Located between the mountains and the sea in North Wales, Bangor University offers students the opportunity to study in a close-knit community with a population of around 10,000 students. As well as boasting a rich academic history, the university’s location in an area of renowned natural beauty provides students with a unique study experience. The city of Bangor is easy to navigate, and students tend to quickly settle into academic life within this welcoming historic city. Bangor University is known for delivering a high-quality curriculum, offering a supportive and inclusive learning environment for students, and drawing from a broad and dynamic range of subject areas.

Where you'll study

Bangor University

Bangor University Bangor, Gwynedd
LL57 2DG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bangor   0.3 miles away

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