Film Studies BA (Hons)

Queen Mary University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE P303
Develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the history, theory and practice of film.Our Film Studies degree is an opportunity to study the history and theory of the cinema, while also learning the technical and practical aspects of film production. Film Studies fosters an understanding of visual aesthetics and may lead you into areas of study as diverse as history, politics, philosophy, technology and performance.In your first year you’ll pick up a solid foundation in cinema history, ... 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.
103rd / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
41st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
13th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-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 - 84 = 16% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2021

Entry requirements
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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

Media Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
58%
Film Studies
36%
History
28%
Media Studies
27%
Drama
19%

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£9,250 per year
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Latest Film Studies reviews

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Sean
03 Jan 19

Film Studies BA (Hons)

Very much enjoying my course and the campus lifestyle. Learning a...
SR
Student Reviewer
21 Nov 17

Bad communication between departments, lots of...

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Queen Mary University of London
CUG ranking
41st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has a long and illustrious history dating back to 1785, with the establishment of the London Hospital Medical College - England’s first medical school. The university is a member of the University of London and is also a member of the prestigious Russell Group. QMUL is often ranked as one of the top 10 universities in the UK and the top 10% of universities in the world. It is renowned for its world-leading research, ranking 5th in the UK for the percentage of 3* and 4* research outputs (REF 2014). Nine former QMUL staff and students have won Nobel prizes. QMUL is also one of the most diverse of all the Russell Group universities. From its formative years, right through to today, inclusion has been at the forefront of the university’s philosophy and the university actively recruits students from under-represented backgrounds.

Where you'll study

Queen Mary University of London

Mile End Road London
Tower Hamlets
E1 4NS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Mile End  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: Limehouse  0.4 miles away

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