What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
96-112 new tariff requirement or 240-280 old tariff requirement
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 96-112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers91%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Studying English at BGU gives you access to the intense power of human creativity, with opportunities to debate critical questions that continue to shape the investigation of literature. Youâ??ll encounter authors from Chaucer to Shakespeare, Blake to Tennyson, Woolf to Winterson, Dickens to Blackman. Youâ??ll explore the richness and diversity of literary expression, all while developing your understanding of key genres, styles and contexts and supported by a passionate team of research-active lecturers. As a BGU English student youâ??ll acquire key academic and transferable skills such as critical thinking and evaluation, analysis, research and high level communication skills â?? through diverse methods of assessment.
Year 1: Critical skills; dramatic and poetic form; reading myths, telling stories; modern American literature and film. Year 2: History of fiction (the 18th and 19th Century novel); the postmodern age; critical approaches; children's literature; professional contexts; make it new! modernism. Year 3: Shakespeare and early modern literature; independent study; romanticism; post-war and contemporary literature; independent study; Chaucer and the middle ages; dissertation.
Nestled away in the uphill area of Lincoln is Bishop Grosseteste University. Bishop Grosseteste is traditionally known for specialising in teacher training, but has recently expanded the courses it offers. We celebrated our 150th birthday in 2012 and our students are lucky enough to graduate in the awe-inspiring Lincoln cathedral.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
What do the numbers say for
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What do students think about this subject here?
Here's how satisfied past students were – useful to refer to when you’re narrowing down your options. Our student score makes comparisons easier, showing whether satisfaction is high, medium or low compared to other unis.
Start building a picture of who you could be studying with by taking a look at the profile of people that have studied this subject here in previous years.
UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
Here's an idea of the academic background of students from previous years, to give you a flavour of the type of people who take this subject.
English Language and Literature
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?