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English Literature (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
London, United Kingdom
English Literature (Hons) programme at St Mary's University, Twickenham, London offers students the chance to investigate all aspects of literature in depth, on our beautiful historic campus, in a friendly department where we value above all the ambitions and needs of the individual student. 
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Overview

The English Literature (Hons) programme at St Mary's University, Twickenham, London offers students the opportunity to study literature from the Renaissance to the present day, all within the vicinity of Horace Walpole’s Gothic mansion, Strawberry Hill House, which is located on our campus.

The programme has a traditional and rigorous core of compulsory modules covering: Tragedy, Critical Theory, Renaissance Literature (including Shakespeare), Romanticism and Modernism. The literary training provided ensures that you will cover the conventional ‘classics’ meticulously.

You will develop skills that will complement the unique and innovative optional units, which you can tailor to your interests and passions.

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Modernisms
  • Literature and the Unconscious
  • Bob Dylan and the Lyricism of Protest 
  • The Ancient and the Modern in Greek and Irish Theatre 
  • New Voices: Twentieth-Century Literature
  • History of the English Language
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Eighteenth Century London: Writing the Metropolis 1700-1832 
  • Gothic Cultures 1760-1900

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • 80 UCAS points should include at least two B grades at A Level (or equivalent). 
  • A levels BBC–CCC Ideally to include English (language or literature) 
  • BTEC Extended Diploma DMM–MMM

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

 

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