UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme aims to provide a historically'based overview of the literature of all periods, together with opportunities to specialise in particular periods of literature, in modern English language, and in non'period courses. Students are encouraged to develop their own interests and may choose from a wide variety of specialisms.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Narrative texts and intellectual and cultural sources; introduction to medieval language and literature; approaches to criticism. Year 2 examples: London in literature; middle English literature; the modern period; literary linguistics. Year 3 examples: Shakespeare; course assessment.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £16,130  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAA
  • GCE A-level AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • International Baccalaureate 38
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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100% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 96%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 94%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 96%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 45
Studying 35
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 20
Unknown 0

21% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 92%

Total Coursework: 8%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation