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History and English Literature BA (Hons)

University of Hertfordshire

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( 3.9)


Course info

UCAS CODE V1Q3
Our BA History and English Literature gives you the opportunity to study two subjects that speak closely to each other.Just as poems, plays and novels can offer historians different ways to look at the past, historical documents can also be read as texts to be interpreted as works of narrative.For both English Literature and History we have modernized and diversified our curriculum to reflect our changing world. Within our research-led courses you’ll study canonical texts and periods of history ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

History
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
91st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
68th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
29th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies

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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
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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

Combined, General Or Negotiated Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
41%
History
38%
English Language
21%
Sociology
17%
Media Studies
16%

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
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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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Students from EU EU Students
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14,750 per year
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More info: The standard fee for 2023/24 entry is: 14750..

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University of Hertfordshire
CUG ranking
68th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
The University of Hertfordshire creates skilled graduates ready for the modern workplace by delivering career-focused degrees. It collaborates with employers when designing courses and offers students up to date facilities, real-world experiences, preparing them for the careers and industries they’ll work in after graduation. Just 25 minutes north of London, students will find inspiring and engaging teaching, fantastic extra-curricular activities, and the tools to prepare them for the career of their dreams. Herts focuses on providing a learning community where students can get to know one another, draw on the experiences and expertise of academic staff and get personalised, impactful support. Students can choose from more than 200 undergraduate courses, and the university supports students in tailoring their educational experience to help them achieve their academic goals.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

University Admissions Service College Lane Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away

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