Journalism, Media and Communications with a Year Abroad BA (Hons)

Swansea University

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UCAS CODE P502
As human beings, we spend more time consuming media than any other activity. Only sleeping takes up more of our time. In the digital age, traditional news and media platforms are further supplemented by a huge proliferation of online platforms. Choice therefore, has never been greater and quality has never been so variable. In the age of “fake news” for example, the ability to differentiate objective fact from speculative rhetoric has never been more important. Today’s graduates are not only ... READ MORE

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14th / 131
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29th
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8th

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Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

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Jade
01 May 21

International Journalism, MA

Teachers have adapted well to online teaching and have made it easier to transition to learning from home. Some...
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Beth
22 Dec 20

International Journalism, MA

My experience was so much better than my expectation and I can honestly say I’m so glad I ended up at Swansea. Some of...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.8) 11 reviews

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Swansea University
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29th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
Swansea University is renowned for its excellence in research, teaching reputation and delightful seafront location. Established in 1920, the university has been a provider of quality education for 100 years and was awarded University of the Year by Whatuni in 2019. The university comprises seven academic colleges distributed across two campuses, and offers a huge range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree options, as well as opportunities for research positions and studying abroad. The university has two campuses in Swansea. The Singleton Park campus enjoys a stunning beachfront location and is surrounded by leafy parkland, which is perfect for sports, recreation and socialising. The Bay campus, also located next to the beach, is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and has fantastic business partnership links.

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Singleton Park Swansea
SA2 8PP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  1.2 miles away

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