What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Typical offer: BCC - BBB
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104-128 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers92%
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
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English Literature staff have significant international research publications in specialist areas such as Chaucer, Victorian literature, narrative theory, popular literatures, travel writing, war poetry and prose, and American literature. Your tutors sit on the Boards for a range of research networks such as the Collegium for African American Research, the F. Scott Fitzgerald Society, and the International Anthony Burgess Foundation. They play leading roles in the Liverpool Travel Writing Seminar and the Liverpool Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. In the 2011 National Student Survey, over 90 per cent of English students said the course was intellectually stimulating, and that staff are enthusiastic about what they teach.
Level 1: Core areas of study are covered in the module, reading and writing: literature and texts, which provides an introduction to the major genres of literature, narrative, poetry and drama. Level 2: Core course covers 18th- and 19th-century literature; additional choices may be made from: literature in the age of Shakespeare; American classics; narrated spaces; popular genres; 20th-century literature; the writerly voice: audience, form and content. Level 3: Current options include: 20th-century women's writing; television and film drama; modern American literature; horrors and terrors: 3 centuries of Gothic fictions; post-colonial literature; 20th-century Irish texts; literature and conflict in the 20th century; writing the self: lyric poetry and autobiography; students also complete an independent study.
If you choose Liverpool Hope University you are choosing a unique student experience. Our small size means you are part of a welcoming and supportive community where you know your lecturers personally. You are choosing beautiful campuses, top academics and a nationally recognised Students' Union all set in one of the best student cities in the world.
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
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Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
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What are graduates doing after six months?
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