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English Literature with Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Lancaster University

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Course info

UCAS CODE Q3W8
This is a major-minor degree, comprising approximately three quarters English Literature and one quarter Creative Writing.In English Literature, you’ll take core and optional modules, gaining in-depth knowledge of a variety of literary writings with the opportunity to specialise in genres and periods that particularly appeal to you.You’ll be taught Creative Writing modules by published authors who share their expertise through workshops that focus closely on your own writing and lectures that ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
19th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
7th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
1st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
8th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
3 Years

Creative Writing

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
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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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

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
69%
English Language
45%
History
34%
Psychology
20%
General Studies
16%

Creative Writing

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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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 Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£18,700 per year
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More info: For international applicants, any annual increase will be capped at 4% of the previous year’s fee..

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Student rating ( 4.4) 56 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,671 reviews

5 star 39%
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3 star 10%
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Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions Bailrigg Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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