Broadcast Journalism BA (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

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( 4.0) 1099 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE P500
BA(Hons) Broadcast Journalism is based at UWE Bristols Frenchay Campus in the foundation year, and at Bower Ashton Studios, part of our City Campus, from year one onwards. Gain an in-depth understanding of the political, economic and media contexts in which journalists work worldwide. Develop your reporting and production skills across print, screen, audio and internet platforms and become highly employable in many communications industries. Work individually and as part of a team to deliver ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
59th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
55th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
34th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Journalism

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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Journalism graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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

Journalism

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
40%
Media Studies
34%
English Language
31%
Psychology
22%
History
20%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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£13,500 per year
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Bristol, University of the West of England
CompUniGuide ranking
55th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
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The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. With campuses spanning the city, it offers the freedom and excitement of living in a big city, but within a supportive campus community. With a diverse student body of 30,000 students and more than 400 courses covering a wide range of subject areas, there’s something for everyone. The University was awarded TEF gold status in the latest Government rankings for higher education providers, so you can be confident that you’ll be getting the very best standard of teaching. This is the highest possible rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Kennel Lodge Road Bristol
BS3 2JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Parson Street  0.7 miles away

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