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University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

Literature

UCAS Code: Q320

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

B,C

Including English plus one from the list of relevant academic subjects: English, History, Geography, Modern Studies, Politics, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Philosophy, Religious, Moral and Philosophical Studies, Religious Education, Media Studies, Language subjects, Maths, Sciences subjects (Human Biology and Biology will be counted as 2 separate subjects)

Scottish Higher

B,B,C

Must include English plus at least one from the list of relevant academic subjects: English, History, Geography, Modern Studies, Politics, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Philosophy, Religious, Moral and Philosophical Studies, Religious Education, Media Studies, Language subjects, Maths, Sciences subjects (Human Biology and Biology will be counted as 2 separate subjects)

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About this course


Course option

4years

Full-time | 2019

If you are passionate about reading, thinking and writing and would like to turn this interest into a career, the BA (Hons) Literature is ideal for you. You will explore literature in a global context, looking in depth at language and literary history within texts and on the international literary stage. Studying literature at the University of the Highlands and Islands is not 'English', and nor is it 'Scottish'. Our modules cover a wide range of authors, in English and translation, as well as theory from classic to contemporary. With a solid foundation in genres and periods in years 1 and 2, and research-based modules in years 3 and 4, our graduates are confident and enthusiastic writers, researchers and readers. We teach a range of advanced specialist modules alongside more traditional content, and you are able to combine your studies with other disciplines. You will also study language, translation and the interrelation of Scots, Gaelic, English and other languages in Scotland. You will benefit from close partnerships with local organisations such as High Life Highland, Highland Archive Centre and Literary Salon, and you will learn from internationally-recognised experts in their fields, with interests reflected in our wide variety of modules.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,000
per year
England
£9,000
per year
EU
£1,820
per year
International
£11,650
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£1,820
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course locations:

Shetland College UHI

Lews Castle College UHI

Highland Theological College UHI

Perth College UHI

Orkney College UHI

Moray College UHI

North Highland College UHI

Argyll College UHI

West Highland College UHI

Inverness College UHI

Department:

Humanities, Education and Gaelic

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