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English Literature BA Hons

English and English Studies at Newcastle University:
4.5 / 5
STUDY MODEFull-Time
LENGTH3 years course
LEARNINGOn Campus
PLACEMENT YEARNot Available
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English Literature BA Hons

This degree provides you with an excellent education in literature, drama and film, combining a flexible approach and wide range of option choices with extensive historical coverage. You will deepen your

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15th October 20

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

Helpful staff and a really diverse course

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Apply by 25 Jan

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Entry requirements for English and English Studies at Newcastle University
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Required subjects for English Literature BA Hons at Newcastle University
Either including English Literature or English Language and Literature, or including evidence of readiness to begin university-level study in literature (such as A-levels in other arts and humanities subjects).
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15th October 20

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

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18th February 20

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

Too many strikes to be worth the money. Can’t tell too much about the course in the first year read more

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28th February 18

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

The course itself is pretty interesting and the reading isn't that difficult if you manage your time well. However, the course itself is one that requires a lot of independence, you are limited to what you can get out of a lecture. read more

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14th May 19

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This course eases you into how the write creatively alongside more conventional studies of English Literature, so it does not feel completely overwhelming. The seminars allow for creative discussion regarding the lectures, as well as a space to ask questions and air grievances. read more

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13th December 21

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The course is not what I expected. I enjoy some aspects but not others, the teaching isn’t as high quality as I expected it would be been a Russel group uno read more

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13th December 21

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Tough course, good lecturers but seminar leaders have not lived up to expectations read more

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28th September 21

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Great course packed with good reading material read more

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19th May 21

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enjoyed the course. tutors are supportive read more

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4th December 20

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Helpful staff and good lectures read more

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4th November 20

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Staff very approachable and I have learnt so many thing read more

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member751558
15th October 20

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

Helpful staff and a really diverse course read more

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member445840
18th February 20

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

Too many strikes to be worth the money. Can’t tell too much about the course in the first year read more

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26th July 19

English Language and Literature, BA Hons FullTime

Had a great time during my studies. I have made some lovely friends and I'm really going to miss everyone read more

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member630597
28th February 18

English Literature, BA Hons FullTime

The course itself is pretty interesting and the reading isn't that difficult if you manage your time well. However, the course itself is one that requires a lot of independence, you are limited to what you can get out of a lecture. read more

Value for Money
Teaching Quality
Personal Tutor
Course Content
Job Prospects
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited

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