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English

Queen's University Belfast

36 months
Duration
16900 GBP/year
4395 GBP/year
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About

Students undertaking English at Queen's University Belfast explore literatures in English in the widest possible sense. From the earliest writings in Anglo-Saxon to contemporary Irish, British, and ‘global’ literatures, students study English in its historical, cultural and ideological circumstances and material manifestations.

Overview

The language modules (also available on the Linguistics pathway) explore language structure and function; the day-to-day use of language, including in the media; and the major influences that have shaped English.

Career

Studying for an English at Queen's University Belfast will assist you in developing the core skills and employment-related experiences that are valued by employers, professional organisations and academic institutions. 

Graduates from this degree at Queen's are well regarded by many employers (local, national and international) and over half of all graduate jobs are now open to graduates of any discipline, including English. In particular, employers value the initiative, imagination, creativity and independence of thought fostered by the English degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • English in Transition
  • English in Context
  • Introduction to English Language
  • Adventures in the History of Ideas
  • Introduction to Creative Writing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A level requirements

  • ABB including A-level English
Irish leaving certificate requirements
  • H3H3H3H3H3H3/H2H3H3H3H3 including Higher Level grade H3 in English
Access/Foundation Course
  • Successful completion of Access Course with an average of 70% including an average of 65% in Literature modules.
International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • 33 points overall, including 6,5,5 at Higher Level, including English

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4395 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4395 GBP per year during 36 months.

England, Scotland or Wales (GB): £9,250

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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