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Programme structure: English (BA) - what's running in 2020/21

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status Faculty of Arts Category Teaching Block
List A
Literature 1150-1550 ENGL10042 20 Mandatory A TB-1
List B
Critical Issues ENGL10017 20 Mandatory TB-1
List C
Readings in Gender and Sexuality ENGL10053 20 Optional C TB-1
Transformations ENGL10046 20 Optional C TB-1
List D
Approaches to Poetry ENGL10039 20 Mandatory D TB-2
List E
Literature 1550-1740 ENGL10043 20 Mandatory E TB-2
List F
20 CP From Bristol Futures, UWLP or Faculty Wide Units OPEN 20 Optional
Introduction to Early-Modern Art HART10216 20 Optional TB-2
Living Religions East THRS10065 20 Optional D TB-2
Representations: (Re)-Making the World HUMS10011 20 Optional TB-2
The Medieval World HIST10042 20 Optional TB-2
Certificate of Higher Education   120      

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, the Gateway programmes and International Foundation programmes.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

Additional progress information

Students are permitted to conditionally progress to the next year of study and make up a credit deficit where they have failed a particular unit or units provided this meets the conditions in section 29 of the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes.

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