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Programme structure: English and Classical Studies (BA) - what's running in 2021/22

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status Faculty of Arts Category Teaching Block
Overall, students must choose at least 40 CP of ENGL-coded and at least 40 CP of CLAS-coded units
List A - Take 20 CP
Literature 1740-1900 ENGL20063 20 Optional A TB-1
List B - Take 20 CP
Creative Writing, Prose Fiction: Representing the World ENGL20113 20 Optional B TB-1
Eighteenth-Century Women's Writing ENGL20031 20 Optional TB-1
Poetry of the 1960s ENGL20032 20 Optional TB-1
Revenge Tragedy ENGL29008 20 Optional TB-1
Rudyard Kipling ENGL29004 20 Optional TB-1
Performance Histories THTR20010 20 Optional A TB-1
Politics of Performance THTR20005 20 Optional TB-2
American Avant Garde ENGL20114 20 Optional TB-1
Death and Dying in Late Medieval Literature ENGL20126 20 Optional TB-1
Rudyard Kipling ENGL29004 20 Optional TB-1
The Fairy Tale in English ENGL20028 20 Optional TB-1,TB-2
Utopian Literature ENGL20058 20 Optional TB-1
Greek Language Level A1 CLAS20006 20 Optional TB-1
Greek Language Level B1 CLAS22315 20 Optional B TB-1
Latin Language Level A1 CLAS20008 20 Optional B TB-1
Latin Language Level B1 CLAS22307 20 Optional TB-1
Latin Language Level C1 CLAS22407 20 Optional TB-1
Approaches to Roman History CLAS20040 20 Optional TB-1
Material Remains of the Past CLAS20059 20 Optional TB-1
List C - Take 20 CP
Writing the City: London 1550-1740 ENGL20069 20 Optional C TB-1
Shakespeare ENGL20068 20 Optional C TB-1
Myth CLAS20065 20 Optional C TB-1
Greek Language Level A1 CLAS20006 20 Optional TB-1
Greek Language Level B1 CLAS22315 20 Optional B TB-1
Greek Language Level C1 CLAS22405 20 Optional TB-1
Latin Language Level A1 CLAS20008 20 Optional B TB-1
Latin Language Level B1 CLAS22307 20 Optional TB-1
Latin Language Level C1 CLAS22407 20 Optional TB-1
List D - Take 20 CP - If you take ENGL20063 in list A, take CLAS20067; if you take CLAS20063 in list A, take ENGL20064
Literature 1900-present ENGL20064 20 Optional D TB-2
Legacy CLAS20067 20 Optional D TB-2
List E - Take 20CP
Arthurian Literature ENGL20060 20 Optional E TB-2
Chaucer and Chaucerians ENGL20061 20 Optional E TB-2
Old English Language and Literature ENGL20065 20 Optional E TB-2
Drama CLAS20066 20 Optional C,E TB-2
List E2 - Take 20 CP from this list or list F
American Avant Garde ENGL20114 20 Optional TB-1
Black British Literature ENGL20041 20 Optional TB-2
Contemporary Multi-Ethnic Writing of America ENGL20019 20 Optional TB-2
Creative Writing: Poetry ENGL20051 20 Optional E TB-2
Dangerous Books ENGL20023 20 Optional TB-2
Gender, Desire and the Renaissance Stage ENGL20206 20 Optional E TB-2
Literature and the Sea: The Seafarer to The Shipping News ENGL20020 20 Optional TB-2
Rudyard Kipling ENGL29004 20 Optional TB-1
The Author as Character ENGL20048 20 Optional E TB-2
Writing the Working Classes ENGL20030 20 Optional TB-2
The Art of Grief ENGL20116 20 Optional TB-2
Literature and Science: Newton to Darwin ENGL20054 20 Optional TB-2
The Author as Character ENGL20048 20 Optional E TB-2
List F - Take 20 CP from this list or list E2
Take 20 CP From Bristol Futures, UWLP or Faculty Wide Units – OR choose an additional 20 CP from lists A-E OR choose one unit from the list below OPEN 20 Optional
Greek Language Level A2 CLAS20007 20 Optional TB-2
Greek Language Level B2 CLAS22316 20 Optional F TB-2
Greek Language Level C2 CLAS22406 20 Optional TB-2
Latin Language Level A2 CLAS20009 20 Optional TB-2
Latin Language Level B2 CLAS22308 20 Optional TB-2
Latin Language Level C2 CLAS22408 20 Optional TB-2
Approaches to Greek History CLAS20039 20 Optional E TB-2
Diploma 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 the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes.

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