Newcastle University

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From Chaucer and Shakespeare, right up to Kazuo Ishiguro, discover the literature that has shaped our culture and society in this flexible English Literature degree. Course overview Our three-year English Literature BA Honours degree focuses on expanding your knowledge of literary texts and developing critical and theoretical skills. You'll build the firm foundation needed to analyse all forms of literature. You'll be introduced to a range of texts – across poetry, prose, plays and film – and explore pre-19th-century topics as well as contemporary ones.

You will learn from subject experts, world-leading researchers in literature and internationally acclaimed writers throughout your degree, while having opportunities to practise creative writing, theatre or making films. You'll become a confident expert analysing literature. You'll study a broad range of optional topics, such as American, postcolonial and children’s literature, from different historical moments including the Renaissance, Romantic, Eighteenth-century and Victorian periods. Teaching methods You can normally expect to spend around 10 hours per week attending lectures, seminars, workshops and film screenings.

You also spend around 25 hours per week on class preparation, reading, writing, and other kinds of independent research recommended by your tutor. Work placement During your degree you’ll have multiple opportunities to undertake a meaningful work placement. In your second and third years you may choose to take the Career Development Module which offers academic credit for 50 hours of placement. You can choose to carry out your placement via part-time work, volunteering or in a local school. You will be assessed through a mixture of written work, presentations and professional skills assessment. In addition you'll have the option to spend 9 to 12 months on a work placement with University support from our dedicated Careers team to help you secure your dream placement in the UK or abroad.

Work placements take place between stages 2 and 3. You'll gain first-hand experience of working in the sector, putting your learning into practice and developing your professional expertise. Previous placements have been in a range of sectors, including: Journalism and Broadcasting Sustainable Energy Politics Digital Media and Marketing Education Finance Museum and Heritage Travel and Tourism If you choose to take a work placement, it will extend your degree by a year. Placements are subject to availability

Syarat Pendaftaran

  • English Language Proficiency
    • TOEFL : 90 (minimum of 17 in listening, 18 in reading, 20 in speaking, and 17 in writing)
    • IELTS : 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each skills)
    • PTE Academic : 70 (minimum of 59 in all sub-skills)


Common documents
Academic Transcript
High School Certificate
Required for final assessment of the Institution
English Proficiency Certificate

Jenjang Pendidikan

Certificate / Foundation


Computer and Engineering

Masa Studi

Full Time (1 Year)

Biaya Pendidikan

GBP 26,400/tahun

Intake Batas pendaftaran
Sep -
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Located in the north-east of England, Newcastle University is a renowned public research institution with an international reputation for excellence. This red brick university was established in 1834 and is founded on more than 180 years of educational heritage, with a progressive and future-focused curriculum.

Newcastle University is a research-driven institution. It offers an impressive selection of almost 250 full-time undergraduate courses and more than 400 postgraduate courses spanning a range of subject areas from arts and sciences, engineering and technology, medicine, healthcare and humanities. The academic structure of the university comprises three departments: the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Medical Sciences and the Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering.

There are around 16,000 undergraduate student and 5,000 postgraduates, who form an inclusive and international community of learners, representing more than 140 global nationalities. Campus accommodation is available to all first-year students, and the site is well serviced by academic resources, coffee shops and caf├ęs, and world-class sports and fitness facilities.


  1. A member of the prestigious Russell Group.
  2. In addition to its UK campus, Newcastle University also has campuses in Singapore and Malaysia.
  3. TOP 150 in Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023.
  4. TOP 150 in QS World University Rankings 2023.
  5. TOP 20 UK University targeted by employers.
  6. 5 Stars for Student Employability according to QS World University Rankings.
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GBP 3,500





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