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Broadcast Journalism BA (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University

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Course info

UCAS CODE P500
From news presenters, reporters and foreign correspondents on radio and television, to producers, editors and researchers working behind the scenes, successful broadcast journalists employ a diverse range of personal and professional skills within their role. As well as having excellent communication and presentation skills, broadcast journalists are project managers, creative writers, researchers and technical experts. This is a vocational degree that combines practical training 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.
13th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
45th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
45th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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
£18,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, January 2022

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
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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
34%
History
29%
English Language
29%
Media Studies
24%
Sociology
19%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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9,250 per year
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More info: You'll pay a reduced fee for a year if you: have a year-long placement as part of a sandwich course, or spend a year studying or working abroad. The fee for students who are on a placement year for the 2022/23 academic year is £1,385..

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Students from EU EU Students
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15,600 per year
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More info: If you choose to do a work placement as part of the undergraduate course the fee for the work placement will be £1,385..

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How Radio Journalism students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 73 reviews

5 star 55%
4 star 40%
3 star 4%
2 star 1%
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Student rating ( 4.3) 3,696 reviews

5 star 49%
4 star 41%
3 star 9%
2 star 1%
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Nottingham Trent University
CUG ranking
45th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the UK’s largest and most popular universities. Based on its quality of teaching, its high levels of student satisfaction, and its graduate employment it ranked as a top ten UK university in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019. NTU’s courses are designed to give students the skills employers are looking for. That’s why every course, across every subject area, offers a work experience opportunity. NTU students get an experience that’s hard to match – quality courses and facilities across three unique campuses. Over 60,000 students have chosen to make Nottingham their home. With a city centre bustling with shops, galleries, cinemas, sports facilities, restaurants, bars and clubs – there’s plenty to keep NTU’s students occupied outside of lectures.

Where you'll study

Nottingham Trent University

50 Shakespeare Street Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG1 4FQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Nottingham  0.4 miles away

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