Bangor University

Philosophy & Religion and English Literature BA (Joint Hons)

Bangor University
In Bangor

£11,750
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Important information

Typology Bachelor's degree
Location Bangor (Wales)
Duration 3 Years
Start September
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Bangor (Wales)
  • Duration:
    3 Years
  • Start:
    September
Description

The School of Philosophy and Religion at Bangor University offers the opportunity to study some of the most important and challenging philosophical ideas that have shaped Western culture, and to consider how they interrelate with Western religious thought. The School has developed out of a longstanding tradition in these subject areas within the University since the 19th century, and you will find here a friendly and informal atmosphere that will help you to cultivate the skills of debate and independent thinking.

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Where and when

Location

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Bangor (Gwynedd)
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LL57 2DG

Starts

SeptemberNow taking bookings

To take into account

· What are the objectives of this course?

The course aims to enable understudies to: identify in texts a range of linguistic and literary features relate the meaning of a text to its formal and rhetorical aspects understand some of the central ideas in contemporary critical theory apply these concepts, both analytically and imaginatively, to the reading of literary texts. demonstrate appropriate academic writing skills, including referencing and bibliography.

· Who is it intended for?

A degree from the School of English Literature gives you particular skills and also skills which are common to other degrees in the Arts. Your degree will indicate your capacity to show initiative and work without close supervision, alone or as a member of a group; you will show to an employer that you are able to work under preassure and meet deadlines. Those students coming to study degrees such as English with Journalism or English with Songwriting will learn particular skills which will enable them, if they wish, to seek jobs in related fields.

· Requirements

280 240 UCAS tariff points must include at least two full A levels. All subjects are accepted (including General Studies) with either Philosophy or Religion preferred but not essential. Applications from mature students and overseas students are very welcome and are judged on an individual basis. In the case of mature students anAccess qualification or evidence of recent study to a standard equivalent to A level is preferred.

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What you'll learn on the course

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English Literature
Religion
social or political context
studying literary texts
new critical techniques
develop critical capacities
Philosophy & Religion and English Literature
English and American literature
more linguistic or stylistic approach
develop your skills in reading literature
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develop critical capacities
Philosophy & Religion and English Literature
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Course programme

What will you study on this course? In your first year of this joint honours degree in Philosophy and Religion and English Literature you will take modules equivalent to 60 credits in the School of Philosophy and Religion. The other 60 credits will be taken in the School of English Literature. In your second year, you will take modules equivalent to 60 credits in the School of Philosophy and Religion and 60 credits in the School of English Literature. In your third year you will take modules equivalent to 60 credits in the School of Philosophy and Religion and 60 credits in the School of English Literature. You may be eligible to choose the Dissertation module (40 credits), which involves independent study with supervised support, leading to the submission of a 10,000 word dissertation.

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