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Journalism Studies BA (Hons)

University of Sheffield

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( 4.2) 1244 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE P500
Journalism at Sheffield produces graduates who are ready for the challenges of the job. This means that from day one you will find yourself in what feels like a real working environment, with newsrooms and studios for radio, television, print and web. You will practise journalism every day, covering your own patch in the city. One day you could be making a documentary, the next you might be reporting from a courtroom.The degree is accredited by the National Council for the Training of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
56th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
33rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
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 - 88 = 12% 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
£19,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 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
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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
39%
English Language
34%
History
32%
Media Studies
28%
English Language & Literature
16%

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 EU EU Students
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£20,800 per year
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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
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Victonie
19 Dec 19

Journalism Studies BA (Hons)

Social life is exiting and I like my course although I find it challenging. I don't like Sheffield weather and location...
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Harry
19 Dec 19

Journalism Studies BA (Hons)

Love Sheffield and uni...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 13 reviews

5 star 39%
4 star 39%
3 star 15%
2 star 7%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,244 reviews

5 star 38%
4 star 50%
3 star 11%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Sheffield

Western Bank Sheffield
S10 2TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.7 miles away

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