What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
104 UCAS points required, including Grade C in English Literature, English Language, or English Language & Literature. Average A Level offer BCC
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers93%
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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Course at a glance ÂŠRanked as one of the top English degree courses in the UK ÂŠTeaching from critically acclaimed authors and columnists ÂŠExtensive range of literary texts studied, from Shakespeare to Fight Club ÂŠWork placement opportunities in teaching, the media and creative industries, international development and aid, tourism, heritage and charities ÂŠOption to tailor your degree to your own literary interests
Level 1: Core modules include: Introduction to literary studies; identity and difference: contemporary novels and issues; the Great War: cultural histories; texts and contexts: the tutorial module; optional modules include: witchcraft and magic in western culture; gender and representation. Level 2: Core module: Theoretical and critical perspectives; optional modules include: childhood; novels of empire; literature and madness; power and the people: Britain 1800-1850. Level 3: Optional modules include: Dissertation; perspectives on Shakespeare; conflicts of culture: Britain 1850-1999; modernism; postmodernism and postmodernity.
With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. Our research is influencing policymakers, improving people’s lives and finding solutions to the problems of the 21st century. Wherever you’ve come from and wherever you’re planning to get to, LJMU can help you find your place 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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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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