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Journalism and Politics BA (Hons)

De Montfort University

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Course info

UCAS CODE LPF5
Taught by award-winning professionals from within the industry, Journalism BA (Hons) at De Montfort University will support you to learn about how to become a successful journalist within a specialised area. The Joint Honours course in Journalism allows you to combine two subject areas, allowing you to expand your knowledge of another specialist subject alongside Journalism. The course will develop your understanding of the industry as well as developing your writing skills and techniques in ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
110th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
101st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Journalism

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 - 80 = 20% 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

Journalism graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£17,000

Politics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£20,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

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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

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
53%
Government & Politics
53%
English Literature
20%
Sociology
17%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

Journalism

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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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
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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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£14,750 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,750 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
05 Mar 15

Journalism and Politics BA (Hons)

It's awesome. I really like the variety of my course due to studying mixed...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 4 reviews

5 star 50%
4 star 50%
3 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,022 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 50%
3 star 19%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
De Montfort University
CompUniGuide ranking
101st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) is a diverse and supportive learning community dedicated to helping students achieve the life, career and great experiences they want. In 2019 the Good Growth for Cities Index ranked the home of DMU - Leicester - in the top 10 best places for quality of life, ahead of London and neighboring Nottingham and Derby. DMU is a TEF Gold-winning university – the highest teaching standard possible in UK higher education. The award shows DMU offer great support with students’ degrees, work experience, and with life outside the classroom. DMU offers an excellent environment with great facilities that enhance learning and employability, the campus was transformed to meet students’ needs.

Where you'll study

De Montfort University

The Gateway Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 9BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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