Journalism and Public Relations BA (Hons)

University of Lincoln

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Course info

UCAS CODE PP52
The BA (Hons) Journalism and Public Relations degree aims to cover topics that are essential for communications professionals to develop analytical techniques and problem-solving abilities, as well as the cross-disciplinary skills needed for a career in journalism and public relations. A combination of journalism and public relations-focused modules offers the opportunity to develop an understanding of how the two disciplines converge. The University is home to Cygnet PR, a student-run PR ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
50th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
04-OCT-21
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 - 86 = 14% 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
£17,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£18,000

Publicity Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Publicity Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Publicity Studies graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

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

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Journalism

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
43%
English Language
36%
History
34%
Media Studies
29%
Religious Studies & Theology
20%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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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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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,900 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Public Relations reviews

Public Relations
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Rebecca
18 Dec 19
SR
Student Reviewer
28 Feb 17

Communications and Public Relations BA (Hons)

It's been enjoyable for me and i'm in my final year. I've enjoyed the experiences i've learnt and how it's shaped me in...

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How Public Relations students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 13 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 54%
3 star 15%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,607 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 52%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
University of Lincoln
CompUniGuide ranking
50th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Based in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln is proud of its reputation for providing a high-quality student experience underpinned by inspirational teaching. Rated Gold in the national Teaching Excellence Framework - the highest possible standard - students can benefit from great support, exciting teaching, and excellent employment outcomes. The University is recognised as setting a blueprint for excellence with its pioneering approach to working with industry. Unique relationships with companies such as Siemens, the Lincolnshire Co-operative, and Santander showcase our industry-engaged approach, and have also been acknowledged through a series of national awards over the past decade, including a prestigious Lord Stafford Award (2011).

Where you'll study

University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lincoln Central  0.3 miles away

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