Brunel University London

Course Introduction

English at Brunel is ranked 8th in the UK and 2nd in London (The Guardian 2018)

English at Brunel is ranked 43rd in the UK and 4th in London (The Complete University Guide 2019)

Film and TV at Brunel is ranked 22nd in UK, 4th in London (The Guardian University Guide 2018)

Our English and Film and TV course is taught by world-class researchers, giving students the opportunity to get involved with research centre led seminars and conferences. You will take part in a variety of cultural events such as book clubs, screenings, author events, literary debates and musical and theatrical performances throughout the year. We run masterclasses with filmmakers and screenwriters, enabling you to gain expert advice and guidance and our editing suites have up-to-date production software with accredited training facilities for Final Cut and Pro 10.

During the course you’ll have the opportunity to undertake an optional work experience module in the final year. If you select our joint English and Film and Television Studies course you’ll benefit from our extensive contacts in film and television production, distribution and exhibition in London, as well as in media public relations and marketing

Course Modules

Typical modules in year 1: Reading Resilience; Representation and Identity Storytelling. Typically in year 2: Film and TV Genres; Nineteenth-Century Novel; Shakespeare Text & Performance; Modernism; Romanticism & Revolution; The Women’s Movement & 20th Century Writing; Contemporary British Fiction, Genre Fiction. Typical modules in year 3: Written Dissertation in Film/Television; Video Essay in Film/TV; English Project. Psychogeography; Victorian Literature & Culture; Post War & Late 20th Century Literature 1945-2001. Visit our website for full course details and modules.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £15,400 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • IELTS (Academic)6.5with no less than 5.5 in each subsectionInstitution's Own Test65% in Brunel English Language Testwith no less than 55% in each subsection