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Journalism BA (Hons)

Plymouth Marjon University

Student rating
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( 4.2) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE P500
Are you interested in the media, in how opinions are formed, in how stories are told and in giving voice to those with no voice? If so, you could love a career in journalism On our Journalism degree, you’ll enjoy working right on the BBC campus in Plymouth, giving you incredible opportunities to learn from, network with and support one of the largest BBC centres in the countryYou’ll have plenty of close involvement with current active journalists, allowing you to learn about the industry from ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
5th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
113th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
84th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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 - 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

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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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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£12,500 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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£12,500 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 Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
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Rebecca
07 Apr 22

Journalism BA (Hons)

More events for mature/non drinking students...
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Ella
07 Jan 20

Journalism BA (Hons)

I’m loving it. A great start and a good bunch of people to be around here at Marjon. Very supportive network and...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 15 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 33%
3 star 33%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 777 reviews

5 star 38%
4 star 49%
3 star 11%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Plymouth Marjon University
CUG ranking
113th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Plymouth Marjon University (also known as the University of St Mark and St John, and colloquially referred to as ‘Marjon’) is a campus university based in the north of Plymouth. The university offers a diverse range of courses and is particularly strong in education, sports, performing arts, business and health subjects. Students have access to outstanding modern facilities, many of which recreate real-world labs, studios and clinics to help prepare them for their future careers. Work experience placements, the chance to study abroad and business networking are just some of the excellent resources and opportunities offered by the university to help students transition from their degree into a successful career. Students also benefit from the continuous support of their Personal Tutors and the Futures Team.

Where you'll study

Plymouth Marjon University

Plymouth Marjon University Derriford Road Plymouth
PL6 8BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Plymouth  2.1 miles away

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