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English (Combined)

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

English at Aberdeen gives you all the advantages of a highly-rated teaching, research and creative hub, taught by internationally renowned academics, writers and poets. You will be inspired by the wonderful environment of a historic university with an award-winning library, outstanding archival treasures, and an exciting calendar of literary events.

Year 1: Acts of Reading; Controversial Classics; Rethinking Reading.

Year 2: Encounters with Shakespeare; The Tragedy of Knowledge.

Year 3: Medieval/Renaissance; Romantic/Victorian; Contemporary/Modern; Creative Writing.

Year 4: A wide range of research specialist courses which promote a deep understanding of the subject. Courses are taught in seminar groups of up to 15 students. The programme of study also includes a supervised dissertation in English or Creative Writing.

Entry Requirements

2024 entry requirements:

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AABB (by end of S5) plus English at National 5. Those with Highers at BBB by end of S5 are encouraged to apply.

Entry to year 2 may be possible with 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including English and another relevant subject at AB or BA.

Widening access entry:
2 Highers at BB (by end of S5). Additional Highers/Advanced Highers in S6.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

Please refer to list below

Course Length

3 - 5 years

Faculty

Arts and Social Sciences

Department

Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture

SCQF Level

10

Combination Courses

Anthropology and English
Business Management and English
Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies and English
English and Film and Visual Culture
English and French
English and French (5 years)
English and Gaelic Studies
English and German (4 and 5 years)
English and History
English and Art History
English and International Relations
English and Language and Linguistics
English and Philosophy
English and Sociology
English and Spanish and Latin American Studies (4 and 5 years)
English and Theology and Religion
English with Music Studies
LQ63
QN32
7Q5Q
QW36
RQ13
QR31
QQ53
RQ32/QR32
QV31
QV33
QL32
QQ31
QV35
QL33
QR34
QV36
Q3W3

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk