Journalism BA (Hons)

University of Winchester

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Course info

UCAS CODE P500
Practical training includes broadcasting production, web design, news and feature writing, plus other skills of contemporary journalism. It hones presentation and written skills, and ensures that graduates can keep up with the fast pace of 24-hour news and the newsroom. You have opportunities to manage the news production process and coordinate teams undertaking the key newsroom tasks, initiating stories and gathering news information, writing copy, subediting and editing copy to produce news. ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
76th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
106th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
80th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-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 - 85 = 15% 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
£18,000

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

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

Journalism

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
41%
Media Studies
39%
English Language
27%
History
23%
English Language & Literature
21%

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
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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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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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Students from EU EU Students
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14,100 per year
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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
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Oliver
10 Jan 20
SR
Student Reviewer
12 Dec 18

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 6 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 67%
3 star 0%
2 star 16%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,135 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 59%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
University of Winchester
CUG ranking
106th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Winchester is a highly renowned educational institution with a 180-year history of academic excellence. It was established in 1840 and is located in one of the UK’s most beautiful and historic cathedral cities. Today, the university is widely known for its culture of sustainability and social justice and its commitment to shaping a better world. The university’s approach toward education is shaped by its rich history and guided by a progressive-thinking ethos. This is demonstrated by its progressive curriculum dedicated to fostering a supportive and communal student environment, as well as placing a high value on diversity and representation. Winchester students are supported in their journey towards a successful career and empowered to make positive changes in the world.

Where you'll study

University of Winchester

Sparkford Road Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4NR United Kingdom Nearest train station: Winchester  0.4 miles away

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