Philosophy/Linguistics (Equal) BA (Hons)

University of York

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UCAS CODE VQ51
Philosophy and Linguistics come together to create a fascinating and challenging degree which will provide you with a deeper understanding of what language is, while also enabling you to form carefully considered opinions, and think seriously and independently about major philosophical questions.You will immerse yourself in the study of language examining syntax, phonetics, phonology and semantics. This will culminate in the realisation of how we express ourselves through language - an ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Linguistics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
60th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
22nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
15th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time
3 Years

Linguistics

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 - 86 = 14% 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

Linguistics graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Linguistics graduate salary
£18,000

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£20,000

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

Entry requirements
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

Linguistics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
60%
English Literature
32%
History
23%
Psychology
21%
Mathematics
20%

Philosophy

Tuition fees

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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
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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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£18,350 per year
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Latest Linguistics reviews

Linguistics
SR
Student Reviewer
08 Feb 17

Linguistics BA (Hons)

First year was definitely a struggle as there was a serious change to my way of life as I had grown up on a small farm....
SR
Student Reviewer
03 Feb 17

Linguistics BA (Hons)

I am quite satisfied. There will always be room for improvement but as for now there are no issues that need be...

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How Linguistics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 16 reviews

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3 star 18%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,565 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 51%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
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Where you'll study

University of York

Heslington York
YO10 5DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Poppleton  2.7 miles away

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