English Literature and Sociology (BA (Hons))

the United Kingdom

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The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

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Course starts
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About English Literature and Sociology at University of Kent

English programmes at Kent are challenging, flexible, and wide-ranging. They covers both traditional areas (such as Shakespeare or Dickens) and newer fields such as American literature, creative writing, postcolonial literature and recent developments in literary theory. Choosing Sociology as your secondary joint honours subject allows you to develop your critical and analytical skills. Studying a range of relevant sociology specialisms in a research-led environment gives you a practical grounding in the application and analysis of concepts and ideas. The combined English and Sociology curriculums are designed to encourage and develop competences that enhance your academic studies and improve your employability. Studying for degree joint honours with another subject  allows you the freedom to explore your other passions while developing core skills and experience associated with in-depth study of literature.

Modules are a mixutre of lectures and seminars. Assessment is by a variety of methods including examination and coursework. The dissertation, usually done at Stage 3, is assessed without examination. Marks from Stages 2 and 3 count towards your final degree result. Stage 1 results do not count towards the final mark, but entry to Stage 2 depends on passing Stage 1.

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For programme aims and learning outcomes please see the programmes specification for each subject below. Please note that outcomes will depend on your specific module selection:

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Full Time UK/EU: TBC EUR | Full Time Overseas: TBC EUR | Part Time UK/EU: TBC EUR | Part Time Overseas: N/A

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