Contemporary Media Cultures BA (Hons)

University of the Arts London

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UCAS CODE P301
BA (Hons) Contemporary Media Cultures explores what it means to study media and culture in a contemporary context and through a critical perspective. With a strong focus on key concepts in media and cultural studies, it investigates the role that media, cultural and creative processes play in shaping today’s world. This course is taught at London College of Communication, at Elephant and Castle, part of University of the Arts London (UAL).**Why choose this course at London College of ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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117th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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51st
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22nd

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Media Studies

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
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Media Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Media Studies
44%
English Literature
27%
Film Studies
20%
Photography
19%
Art & Design
17%

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Contemporary Media Cultures BA (Hons)

Very accommodating and caring considering the circumstances. Good resources and learning opportunities and have made...

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University of the Arts London
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University of the Arts London (UAL) is made up of six world-renowned creative colleges across 14 sites in London. The colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts Central Saint Martins Chelsea College of Arts London College of Communication London College of Fashion Wimbledon College of Arts. The university specialises in art, design, communication, fashion, screen, media and performing arts. Many well-known people were once students at the university before embarking upon fame and success. Past graduates include Alexander McQueen, Jimmy Choo, Ian McKay, Quentin Blake, Ralph Fiennes and Mike Leigh. The UAL alumni network is also full of well-known supporters of the university, such as Rachel Stevens, Charlotte Hawkins and Russell Brand. Students enjoy some of the best industry links in the country (Donatella Versace was once a guest lecturer).

Where you'll study

University of the Arts London

Elephant & Castle London
Southwark
SE1 6SB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away

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