36 months
19050 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This English Language and Literature degree at University of Sheffield is a uniquely integrated single honours programme which focuses on the interface between language and literature. 

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We offer a bachelor degree in English Language and Literature at University of Sheffield . You'll have the opportunity to study language, literature and their interaction in a department dedicated to high-quality teaching, world-leading research, and innovative public engagement.

Key Features 

  • You'll be uniquely positioned to explore the interface between language and literary study. Our combination of core and optional modules in language, literature, linguistics, theatre, film and creative writing means that you have the opportunity to tailor your degree to suit your tastes and interests.
  • As well as having access to the range of modules available across the School of English, you'll study dedicated modules that explicitly explore the relationship between literature and language.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Englishes
  • Foundations in Literary Study: Biblical and Classical Sources in English
  • Sounds of English 
  • Structures of English 
  • Studying Prose
  • Darwin, Marx, Freud

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | ABB, typically including an arts and humanities subject + B in a relevant EPQ
  • International Baccalaureate | 34, typically with 5 in a Higher Level arts and humanities subject
  • BTEC | DDD in a relevant subject
  • Scottish Highers + 1 Advanced Higher | AAABB + B, typically including an Arts and Humanities subject
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AA, typically including an arts and humanities subject
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject with 45 at level 3 including Distinctions in 36 credits, + Merits in 15 credits
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19050 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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