School of Humanities

English Literatures and Law with Foundation Year

BA (Hons) Full-time 4 years, Part-time 8 years

The University of Wolverhampton provides the only joint honours Literatures and Law degree in the local region, exploring both canonical and popular works by diverse authors alongside the foundations of legal knowledge.

The University of Wolverhampton provides the only joint honours Literatures and Law degree in the local region, exploring both canonical and popular works by diverse authors alongside the foundations of legal knowledge.

  • Institute Code W75
  • UCAS Code AL13
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  • Start Date(s) 19 September 2022
  • Award BA (Hons)
  • Study Mode Full-time, Part-time
  • Course Length Full-time (4 years), Part-time (8 years)
  • Campus Location Wolverhampton City Campus
  • School School of Humanities
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Why choose this course?

The University of Wolverhampton provides the only joint honours Literatures and Law degree in the local region, exploring both canonical and popular works by diverse authors alongside the foundations of legal knowledge. This curriculum places a strong emphasis on the ways in which literatures shape social and cultural identities, thereby impacting important contemporary issues in law such as representation, equality and diversity in society. Friendly, welcoming staff at the School of Humanities will work with you to help achieve your full potential, in conjunction with opportunities to take sessions with internationally renowned literary critics, novelists and poets, the Literature@Wolves Culture Programme offering opportunities for visits to sites of regional, national and international interest, museums, galleries and events as well as regular events on campus. Embedded throughout the course are further opportunities for assessment and work experience, playing to your newly developed strengths and supporting your skills for employment upon graduation. The Foundation Year will allow you to acclimatise to University life and the culture of Wolverhampton, aiding in the construction of a base of knowledge which will inform your later work.

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Location Mode Fee Year
Home Full-time £9250 per year 2021-22
Home Full-time £9250 per year 2022-23
Home Part-time £3100 per year# 2021-22
Home Part-time £3120 per year# 2022-23
International Full-time £12950 per year 2021-22
International Full-time £13450 per year 2022-23

The University is committed to a transparent fee structure, with no hidden costs, to help you make an informed decision. This includes information on what is included in the fee and how fees are calculated and reviewed

# Undergraduate part-time fees for 50% rate of study

Typical entry requirement: 48 UCAS points

  • A Levels - grades DD
  • BTEC L3 Extended Diploma or OCR Cambridge L3 Technical Extended Diploma - grades PPP
  • BTEC L3 Diploma - grades MP
  • Pass Access to HE Diploma (Full Award)

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  • If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying.
  • International entry requirements and application guidance can be found here

 Other Requirements

Students must have studied a minimum of two years post GCSE level. However, it is expected that some applicants will be mature students with work experience, who wish to further their career development. These applicants will be processed through standard procedures, which may involve an interview as part of the process. Please see http://wlv.ac.uk/mature for further information.

Contextual Offers

The university recognises that many students have additional barriers in progression to university, whether this be through disability, as a care leaver, from an area of deprivation or another factor. The university wishes to provide additional support for these students through the contextual offer scheme. If you are eligible, the University will apply a contextual Admissions decision, in the form of a reduced offer letter by up to two grades or 16 UCAS tariff points. Find out more.

Self-funding:

If you don’t want to take out a loan to pay your fees or if you aren’t eligible to receive a loan, you might want to take advantage of the University’s scheme to pay by instalments: see How to pay.

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Your employer, embassy or organisation can pay for your Tuition fees:

If your employer, embassy or organisation agrees to pay all or part of your tuition fees; the University will refer to them as your sponsor and will invoice them for the appropriate amount.

We must receive notification of sponsorship in writing as soon as possible, and before enrolment, confirming that the sponsor will pay your tuition fees.


Financial Hardship:

Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.


Bursaries and Scholarships:

In addition the University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships packages

You can find more information on the University’s Funding, cost, fee and support pages.

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