Acting (UCA Rochester) BA (Hons)

University for the Creative Arts

Student rating
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( 3.8) 749 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W411
This programme focuses on preparing actors to work and flourish, both on stage and screen. Using the camera as a teaching and learning tool, this course offers a uniquely creative springboard for innovative and confident actors. You will graduate with all the practical, artistic and academic skills needed for a successful career in the competitive world of acting and performance. The course is practically based with a bias towards innovative assessment. Our Acting & Performance course is... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
122nd / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
55th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
61st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-19
Full Time
3 Years

Drama

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Drama graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Drama graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, March 2019

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Drama

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
40%
Drama
38%
English Literature
27%
Media Studies
16%
Psychology
13%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,540 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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How Acting students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 86 reviews

5 star 14%
4 star 57%
3 star 27%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 749 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 50%
3 star 24%
2 star 5%
1 star 2%
University for the Creative Arts
CompUniGuide ranking
55th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
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The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) is a specialist creative arts university, where like-minded people can share in the creative process and inspire one another. Its courses offer a blend of creative arts, business and technology programmes to prepare students for a career in the creative industries. The University offers over 110 creative courses across its four campuses in the South East of England. Creative disciplines at UCA include: Animation, Computing and Games Architecture & Interior Design Business for the Creative Industries Crafts, Jewellery & 3D Design Fashion & Textiles Film & TV Fine Art Graphic Design & Illustration Marketing, Management & Promotion Media & Journalism Music Performing Arts Photography.

Where you'll study

University for the Creative Arts

Fort Pitt
Rochester
Medway
ME1 1DZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Chatham  0.2 miles away

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