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Communication, Media and Culture BA (Hons)

Oxford Brookes University

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Course info

UCAS CODE P900
On this course you will study the forces that shape the media, creative and cultural industries and gain the specialist analytic and creative skills you need to carve out a career in them. Communication and information keep the modern world alive. Through a combination of theoretical and practical work, you will learn the principles of communication across a range of media and cultural contexts, and develop your own skills as an effective communicator. What is good communication? How is the... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 14-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
54th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
66th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
39th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Media Studies

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 - 90 = 10% 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
Media Studies graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£18,000

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

Entry requirements
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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

Media Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Media Studies
33%
English Literature
30%
Sociology
18%
History
17%
Business Studies
15%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
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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£13,900 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Communication Studies reviews

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04 Apr 14

Communication, Media and Culture/Sociology BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons)

Coming to uni has to be the gtreatest decision that i have ever made If you were to go to Brookes try all the...

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Oxford Brookes University
CompUniGuide ranking
66th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
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Oxford Brookes is one of the UK’s leading modern universities. As the only UK university ranked in the QS world rankings of top 50 institutions under 50 years old (QS, 2018), and among the world’s top universities in 14 individual subject areas QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018, Oxford Brookes enjoys an international reputation for teaching excellence and innovation. The University’s teaching staff have 11 National Teaching Fellowships, an award recognising outstanding contributions to learning in higher education. Oxford Brookes is located in the vibrant city of Oxford. It has three main campuses in and around the city, and a fourth in Swindon for locally based healthcare students.

Where you'll study

Oxford Brookes University

Gipsy Lane
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX3 0BP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  1.3 miles away

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