School Summary: English Literature, Language & Linguistics
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Summary Data & Trends
HESA categories
Key Destination Activity Total %
  Full-time paid work 59 31.7
  Part-time paid work 26 14.0
  Voluntary/unpaid work 2 1.1
  Work and study 18 9.7
  Further study 51 27.4
  Assumed to be unemployed 12 6.5
  Not available for employment 8 4.3
  Other 3 1.6
  Explicit refusal 7 3.8
186 100%

Additional Statistics
  • 60.0% of graduates employed were in 'Graduate' level occupations.
  • 47.6% of graduates in work were employed in the North East.
  • Average salary £18,292 (based on 41 graduates who supplied salary information).

Course Details
Courses DLHE Population DLHE Responses Response Rate
BA Honours English Language241562.5%
BA Honours English Language and Literature392769.2%
BA Honours English Literature1279776.4%
BA Honours Linguistics171482.4%
BA Honours Linguistics with Chinese or Japanese4250.0%
BA Honours Linguistics with French11100.0%
BA Honours Linguistics with German11100.0%
MA Creative Writing (PT)6583.3%
MA in English Language & Linguistics11100.0%
MA Linguistics & Language Acquisition FT3266.7%
MA Linguistics & Language Acquisition PT11100.0%
MA Literary Std: Wri Mem & Cu (FT)4375.0%
MA Literary Std: Wri Mem & Cu (PT)22100.0%
MLitt English Literature (FT)55100.0%
PG Certificate Creative Writing (FT)4375.0%
PG Certificate Creative Writing (PT)4375.0%
PhD School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics (combined)2150.0%
PhD SELS (FT)5360.0%