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Study Undergraduate English subjects at Northumbria.

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You’ll learn from leading researchers who regularly publish books on gothic literature, language education, publishing, language evolution and more – all the while harnessing skills invaluable to your future. 

100% of students studying English Language at Northumbria believed their course was intellectually stimulating and well organised. They also thought that their course had the right balance of direct and independent study and believed that their course introduced subjects and skills in a way that built on what they’d already learned (NSS, 2023). 

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With a strong focus on employability, our English courses are designed alongside our Graduate Futures team to ensure that you are supported in finding your dream career. 

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History BA (Hons)

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Explore the past and the 21-century and think about how history provides a deep perspective on present-day challenges on this course.

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Humanities Foundation Year

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 1 year full-time followed by a further 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

This foundation year will prepare you for degree level study by exploring a range of topics from across the humanities subject areas.

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Music BA (Hons)

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Pursue your passion for music and broaden your musical horizons in ways that lead to many career pathways with this course.

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Music Foundation Year

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 1 year full-time followed by a further 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Interested in a career in the music industry? Gain the skills and knowledge you’ll need to take the next step with this course.

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