English Literature BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE Q306
Throughout this course, you’ll explore richly diverse literary texts across different genres, including fiction, poetry and drama, and will see these in the context of a variety of historical periods, places and cultures. You’ll consider how and why these texts are produced, read, and understood and analyse the impact of their creativity and power. Reading and understanding literature can help us to find out about ourselves and see the world from other perspectives. Through engaging with ... READ MORE

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Full time with year in industry | Main Site | 4 Years | 27-SEP-23

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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21st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
9th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-23
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 Years

Literature in English

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 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Literature in English

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
82%
History
46%
English Language
20%
Psychology
17%
Religious Studies & Theology
13%

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Student rating ( 4.1) 39 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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