Film and Media Studies BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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UCAS CODE VW37
Film and media studies focuses on the in-depth exploration of both cinematic and media forms, from the established to the new and emergent, from TV to games.Taught by a large team with a diverse range of interests, you’ll have access to cutting-edge research expertise and excellent resources in a department as dedicated to supporting students as it is to inspiring them.Film units introduce you to the history of cinema and its many forms and genres. This course will broaden your horizons from ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
56th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2022
41st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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, 2019

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Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

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Previous study
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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
53%
Film Studies
34%
English Literature
27%
English Language
16%
Psychology
14%

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Latest Film / Video Production reviews

Film / Video Production
SR
Student Reviewer
13 Apr 21

Film and Media Studies BA (Hons)

My overall experience with university has been great so far. I’m enjoying my course and exited to study more about it....
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Molly
28 Nov 18

Film and Media Studies BA (Hons)

Great with meeting new people, however, do not get given enough lectures/ seminars. Very independent...

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How Film / Video Production students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 11 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 45%
3 star 18%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,127 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 50%
3 star 20%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
Manchester Metropolitan University
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56th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
With a proud history of higher education dating back to 1824, Manchester Metropolitan University is a modern place to study; with a passion for accessible higher education, regardless of your background. Recognised with a TEF Silver Award for its high standard of teaching, named as one of the Top 25 UK employers in the Stonewall index and as one of the UK’s Greenest Universities, Manchester Met is a great place to study. It is home to more than 34,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and more than 600 courses on offer across undergraduate, postgraduate and postgraduate research across the University’s five faculties: Arts and Humanities Business and Law Education Health, Psychology and Social Care Science and Engineering Manchester Metropolitan also has an impressive alumni network of over 310,000 people, living in 144 countries.

Where you'll study

Manchester Metropolitan University

Academic Division Oxford Road All Saints Manchester
M15 6BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Oxford Road  0.2 miles away

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