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Media and Communication BA (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University

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Course info

UCAS CODE P300
**Please note this course replaces BA (Hons) Media Studies for the September 2021 intake.**Explore media theory and practice from broadcast media to digital publishing, and graduate ready to work in today’s fast-moving industry with our BA (Hons) Media and Communication degree in Cambridge.On our Media and Communication degree you’ll develop an in-depth understanding of our data-driven society and contemporary media environment. You’ll explore issues such as digital media theory, identity and ... READ MORE

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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.
120th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
113th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
87th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Media Studies

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 - 80 = 20% 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

Media Studies graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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

Media Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Media Studies
53%
Film Studies
35%
English Literature
25%
Drama
17%
History
17%

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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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Media Studies reviews

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Lana
10 Dec 19

Media and Communication BA (Hons)

Not much to complain about. Quite...
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Holly
10 Dec 19

Media and Communication BA (Hons)

I have really enjoyed the community of the university and the broad scope of my...

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How Media Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 10 reviews

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4 star 50%
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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,173 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 51%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
Anglia Ruskin University
CompUniGuide ranking
113th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, London and Peterborough, plus many partner colleges and institutions across the UK and globally. Students from 185 countries study with ARU across four continents. ARU is well regarded for its health and social care courses and research across six key study-areas continue to build on the university’s growing reputation. Students can also study the arts, humanities, education, computing and technology, engineering, law, business, economics, life sciences and more, including medicine, at Essex’s only School of Medicine. There’s been a lot of development and investment in ARU in recent years. Over £100m has been spent on new facilities in Cambridge and Chelmsford within the last five years, including a new science centre in Cambridge and a School of Medicine in Chelmsford.

Where you'll study

Anglia Ruskin University

East Road Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 1PT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.4 miles away

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