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Journalism BA (Hons)

University of Hertfordshire

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Course info

UCAS CODE P500
A new generation of journalists is emerging. Fast moving and technologically confident, they’re bringing world events to a wider audience by working seamlessly in print, online and across TV, radio and social media platforms. Our innovative course equips you to thrive in this ever-changing landscape, developing powerful, real-world skills and opening up a lifetime of opportunities.This is an intensive, engaging degree designed to make you a confident, employable journalist for the digital age. ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-21

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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.
115th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
81st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
65th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 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 - 77 = 23% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
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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
Media Studies
62%
English Literature
27%
English Language & Literature
17%
History
15%
Psychology
15%

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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

History with Journalism BA (Hons)

I have loved my time at uni because it has given me the opportunity to learn new skills and meet people that I would...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 6 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 50%
3 star 16%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,706 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 51%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Hertfordshire
CompUniGuide ranking
81st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
A new academic year is a time for fresh starts, making new friends and a time to gain new skills and try new activities. Given the current situation, the University of Hertfordshire understands that some students may be feeling anxious about what the start of term will look like. The university is currently working to get their campuses ready, to ensure students feel safe and prepared for their new adventures with Herts. University of Hertfordshire has achieved the top gold ranking in the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2018. The University of Hertfordshire is located in Hatfield, just 25 minutes north of London by train. Their amazing facilities including a full-scale replica Crown Court, multi-million-pound Science building, in-house flight simulators and £38m entertainment venue.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

University Admissions Service College Lane Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away

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