English Literature (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Bishop Grosseteste University

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Course info

UCAS CODE Q30F
Studying English at BGU provides an exciting and wide-ranging engagement with the power of human creativity and the rich heritage of literary expression. You will study great works of literature from Sophocles to Ali Smith, Bernardine Evaristo, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, directing your own path of learning through module options such as creative writing and crime fiction, American and World Literature, Restoration drama and trauma narrative, Victorian, Romantic, and contemporary ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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22nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
118th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
98th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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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
52%
English Language & Literature
37%
History
33%
Sociology
20%
Psychology
20%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£6,935 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£6,935 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£6,935 per year
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£6,935 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£9,520 per year
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Latest English Literature reviews

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Bishop Grosseteste University
CUG ranking
118th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Based in the heart of Lincoln on a beautiful green campus, Bishop Grosseteste University (BGU) has been educating students for 160 years. Set on a single-site campus with an enticing mix of fine Victorian buildings and modern architecture, the university is currently educating over 2,000 students a year. BGU offers a range of courses in education, reflecting its expertise and original roots as a teacher training college, as well as business, psychology, sociology, sport, theology and health and social care, amongst many others. As a small and friendly campus university, BGU has grown in many areas over the years including developing its portfolio of courses, investing in a modern library and creating state-of-the-art teaching and learning spaces. The university also has high rates of graduate employability.

Where you'll study

Bishop Grosseteste University

Bishop Grosseteste University Longdales Road Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN1 3DY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lincoln Central  0.7 miles away

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