International Media and Communications Studies (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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UCAS CODE P90F
The foundation year is for talented UK students who do not meet the usual criteria for our degrees. It is an opportunity for you to develop key skills including essay writing, communication, critical thinking, teamwork, and digital ability. Upon successful completion of the foundation year, you may progress on to the following degrees: - American and Canadian Literature, History and Culture (International Study)- Ancient History- Archaeology- Classical Civilisation- English- English Language ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
37th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
24th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

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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 - 86 = 14% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 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

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Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
43%
Media Studies
33%
Spanish
22%
History
22%
Psychology
19%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from Channel Islands
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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19,000 per year
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More info: The fee mentioned above is for 2021/2022 entry. There may be a slight increase in the 2022/2023 entry..

International Students
International Fees
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Latest Communication Studies reviews

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Samantha
08 Apr 21

International Media and Communications Studies (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

This year has been good considering the circumstances but I have to admit that it was luck to have such supportive...
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Isabel
04 Apr 21

International Media and Communications Studies BA (Hons)

Fully enjoyed my first year despite Covid. Although majority of learning is online I have found lectures delivered this...

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Where you'll study

University of Nottingham

University Park Nottingham
NG7 2RD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Beeston  1.1 miles away

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