What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers90%
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£9,000
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
Language, in this case English is fundamental to almost everything we do at work or play. An understanding of the language and an ability to use it enhances your life in so many ways, and is of great importance in a wide range of professions. Should you decide to study English Language, you will be studying an exciting language. You will develop an understanding of English as a system of communication, as a means of defining the world and us, as an instrument in the construction of global identities, and as a generator in the development of the mind and of society. If English Literature is your real interest, you will be given an immense opportunity to look at works of fiction that span several continents, and explore the ways in which the world is interpreted through drama, short stories, poetry, music and drama. The study of English Literature, like that of the language, has a strong emphasis on the contemporary English-speaking world. If you choose this course you may benefit from: A course design that allows you to specialise in English Language and Linguistics, English Literature or a Combination of Language and Literature; Research informed teaching that takes you deep into the world of ideas; The opportunity to develop a practical and career focused orientation by enhancing your critical thinking and developing the communication skills employers want; The opportunity to volunteer in schools as a teaching assistant or to present one-day courses to students in Years 11-13; The opportunity to apply for a work placement, which is not only a valuable experience but will also give you an edge when applying for jobs; Encouragement to study, analyse and report on the way people use the English language in real-life situations; The ability to design your study around your chosen areas of interest; encouragement to study, analyse and report on the way.
Here at Coventry we place students at the heart of everything we do. We know you want excellent teaching and plenty of it; a great student experience; and a career at the end which makes your investment of money and time worthwhile. You will be among the first to use the new 35 million students' building called TheHub, the centre of student and social life on campus.
How you'll spend your time
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How you'll be assessed
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What do the numbers say for
Where there isn’t enough reliable data about this specific course, we’ve shown aggregated data for all courses at this university within the same subject area
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?