Show Clearing 2021 courses
Show Clearing 2021 courses

Film Studies and Media BA (Hons)

York St John University

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Course info

UCAS CODE P391
If you wish to study two academic subjects in depth our Joint Honours degree programmes are a great way to do this. Combining Film Studies and Media degree programmes at York St John provides you with an opportunity to study the genres, social and historical contexts, pleasures and the politics of film, whilst also developing your understanding of how media and culture affect who we are, what we do and how we understand ourselves and the world around us.

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
95th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
103rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
94th

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

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

Media Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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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
60%
English Literature
29%
Film Studies
29%
English Language
28%
Psychology
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,750 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Media Studies reviews

Media Studies
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Media BA (Hons)

You will spend all your money on freshers week, and if you do not, you will spend it all at the pub during the next...
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Media BA (Hons)

If you are on a course that you know you are not enjoying, do not continue – there are ways to modify or even change...

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How Media Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 16 reviews

5 star 7%
4 star 56%
3 star 37%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 913 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 55%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
York St John University
CompUniGuide ranking
103rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
York St John University is situated on a single campus, across 11 acres of ground and within walking distance to the centre of York. The university has invested £46 million to enhance the facilities on campus since 2011 and now boasts bioscience laboratories, a multi-purpose sports park, and dedicated newsrooms, editing suites and music production facilities. The university will also welcome a Creative Centre in 2021 which boasts views of York Minster, flexible teaching spaces and a 200-seat auditorium. It will be a space to cultivate creativity and breathe life into new ideas.

Where you'll study

York St John University

Lord Mayor's Walk York
YO31 7EX United Kingdom Nearest train station: York  0.4 miles away

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