English Literature BA (Hons)

University of Liverpool

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UCAS CODE Q320
Our English Literature programme gives you the opportunity to study a wide range of literary forms, genres and themes from the early medieval period to the present day.You will gain insights into the ways in which literatures in English have developed through history, while also having the opportunity for in-depth study of genres such as children’s literature, noir and gothic fiction.In each year of a Major (75%) English programme, you will choose 90 credits from our range of English ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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34th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
33rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
34th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
3 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 - 87 = 13% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
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Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

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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
72%
History
41%
English Language
31%
Psychology
21%
Religious Studies & Theology
18%

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Latest English Literature reviews

English Literature
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laura
11 Feb 19

English Literature BA (Hons)

pretty good - only wish for more contact...
S
Scarlett
08 Feb 19

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Where you'll study

University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building Brownlow Hill Liverpool
L69 7ZX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Lime Street  0.2 miles away

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