British Sign Language and Deaf Studies (Foundation Entry) BA (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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UCAS CODE S756
British Sign Language (BSL), sign linguistics and deaf studies at UCLan have long been recognised for world-leading research, continuous top student satisfaction rates and pioneering work on the development of employability skills, which by studying your degree with us, means that you can benefit from UCLan as the leading Higher Educational Institution in the UK for the training of BSL-English interpreters. You’ll study an undergraduate course which cover all aspects of deafness as a social and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
113th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
70th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

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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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

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Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
39%
English Literature
34%
Psychology
26%
English Language & Literature
19%
Sociology
18%

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£5,500 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£5,500 per year
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University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
70th
Student rating
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The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) main campus is located in the heart of Preston, with smaller campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus. There are over 300 undergraduate programmes, with many offering Foundation Entry routes, and 200 postgraduate programmes to choose from. The University’s main Preston Campus is currently undergoing a £200 million transformation, including a brand new £35 million Engineering Innovation Centre, which opened in September 2019. A new £60 million student centre is also under construction and will enhance the student journey, providing expert guidance on study support, careers planning, health and wellbeing, fees and finance, accommodation, plus more. This investment is due to continue over the next five years and will transform the campus for students.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office Corporation Street Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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