Degree in English Studies

240 credits - Faculty of Philosophy and Arts

Entry Profile

Students on the English Studies programme should ideal have a special interest in English language and literature as a means of cultural expression, as well as the ability to develop linguistic skills and analysis, and interpret literary creativity. In addition, this interest should sit alongside a critical spirit that enables them to solve problems, whether working independently or as part of a team, demonstrating an ability for dialogue, and to put into practice values in terms of respect for diversity and gender equality.

Entry information

Number of places. Academic year 2023-24: 60

Course entry methods

Admission mark calculation

The entrance mark (Information in Spanish) for courses will be calculated in accordance with the following criteria:
(1) For entry with high-school diploma or equivalent (PAU: university entrance exam) , the entrance mark is calculated (out of 14 points) with the entrance mark and the two best weighted marks from passed subjects, in accordance with the weighting parameters.
(2) For entry with a higher vocational qualification , the entrance mark is calculated (out of 14 points) with the average from the training course and the two best weighted marks from subjects passed in the PAU entrance block, in accordance with the weighting parameters.
(3) For further information, please see the full details of the weighting parameters for university admission

Weighting Parameters

(3) Weighted subjects in the voluntary stage. Academic year 2024-25:

Batxiller Course Parameter
French II 0,2
German II 0,2
Greek II 0,2
History of art 0,2
History of philosopy 0,1
Latin II 0,2
For more information, please see the full details about weighting criteria for university admission (Spanish)

Cut-off mark

 

Validations

Credit Recognition and Transfer Committee for GEAN

Member
Esteva Llodrà, Neus
Member
Nebot Sastre, Paula
Member
Ramon Álvarez, Virginia

Accreditation grid between degrees from the UIB

Table of equivalences by curriculum: Degree in English Studies - Majorca

English Philology (2001 syllabus)
English Philology (2001 syllabus) Degree in English Studies - Majorca
4882 - English Language I
21801 - English Language I
4883 - English Language II
21802 - English Language II
4884 - English Literature I
21855 - Comprehension and Interpretation of Academic Texts in the English Language
4885 - German (Second Language and its Literature) I
20809 - Second Language and its Literature I (German)
4886 - French (Second Language and its Literature) I
21803 - Second Language and its Literature I (French)
4887 - Portuguese (Second Language and its Literature) I
20880 - Second Foreign Language and Literature: Portuguese
4888 - Oral English I
21805 - English Language III
896 - Theory of Literature
21852 - Introduction to Literary Studies
4889 - English Language III
21810 - English Language IV
4895 - Oral English II
21815 - English Language V
4891 - English Literature II
21808 - English Literature I: 20th Century Voices
4892 - German (Second Language and its Literature) II
20815 - Second Foreign Language and Literature II: German
4893 - French (Second Language and its Literature) II
21806 - Second Foreign Language and Literature II: French
4894 - Portuguese (Second Language and its Literature) II
20881 - Second Language And its Literature II (Portuguese)
4890 - English Language IV
21819 - English Language VI
4896 - English Narrative
21825 - English Literature III: The Long 18th Century
4897 - English Grammar I
21816 - Understanding English Grammar I
4898 - Cultural Context of English Speaking Countries I
21804 - Cultural Insights into the English-Speaking World I
4899 - English Phonetics and Phonology I
21811 - Fundamentals of English Phonology
4901 - Introduction to Applied English Linguistics
21807 - Introduction to English Linguistics
4902 - english Grammar II
21820 - Understanding English Grammar II
4903 - Cultural Contexxt of English Speaking Countries II
21818 - Cultural Insights into the English-Speaking World II
4904 - History of the English Language I
21827 - Origins and Development of the English Language
4906 - English Drama
21828 - English Literature IV: From the Origins to Shakespeare
4907 - English Grammar III
21812 - English Lexicology
4909 - American Literature II
21821 - Literatures of The United States of America
4910 - English Poetry
21817 - English Literature II: Romantics and Victorians
4911 - Methodology for Teaching English
21809 - Learning to Teach EFL (English as a Foreign Language)
4919 - The Victorian Novel
21817 - English Literature II: Romantics and Victorians
4920 - Contemporary English Prose
21808 - English Literature I: 20th Century Voices
4933 - English Prose in the XX Century
21808 - English Literature I: 20th Century Voices
4934 - Other Literatures in the English Language
21813 - Postcolonial Literatures in English
4916 - Intro. to methodology for Teaching English as a Foreign Language
21809 - Learning to Teach EFL (English as a Foreign Language)
4918 - Translation Techniques in the English Language
21814 - Introduction to Translation Studies
  • 4880 - Catalan Language
  • 4881 - Spanish language
21853 - Oral and Written Expression Techniques

Accreditation of English Skills

In order to be awarded the degree, students must show that they have reached a level of English by the end of their course that equates to level B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), in accordance with how this requirement is stipulated in the curriculum. The different ways to attain this are:

  1. passing the specific English language course on the curriculum.
  2. handing in a certificate or accreditation, recognised by the UIB, which shows the student has obtained a minimum level of English equivalent to B2 in the CEFR.
  3. passing a set number of subjects taught in English on the degree course.
  4. passing a set number of subjects taught in English on a mobility programme.

More information.

Academic Accreditation Committee