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Media and Communication BA (Hons)

University of East London

Student rating
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( 3.8) 1129 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE P300
From television and film to audio and mobile communication, modern life is being reshaped by the media and communication environment. It influences how we work, relax and relate to those around us. Our course takes you to the heart of this world.The course looks at the media’s increasing reach and influence, providing you with the knowledge and skills to make sense of this dramatically and swiftly changing sector. Thanks to our close industry links, you’ll have the chance to undertake valuable ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
118th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
116th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
63rd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
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 - 75 = 25% 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
£18,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£19,000

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

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
43%
English Literature
17%
Film Studies
17%
History
13%
Information & Communication technology
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,100 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Communication Studies reviews

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How Communication Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.5) 11 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 45%
3 star 9%
2 star 18%
1 star 9%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 1,129 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 46%
3 star 24%
2 star 5%
1 star 2%
University of East London
CompUniGuide ranking
116th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
University of East London has two modern campuses based at London’s Docklands and Stratford. The Docklands campus has its own train station while in Stratford, the Olympic Park and Westfield shopping centre are on your doorstep. Together, they offer over £450 million of facilities including studios, labs, libraries, and the £21 million Sportsdock sports centre. Central London is less than half an hour away on the tube. UEL is London’s leading uni for civic engagement. By helping students become active citizens through working on community projects or volunteering, the uni aims to equip students with real-life learning opportunities and the chance to develop transferable skills while benefitting the community.

Where you'll study

University of East London

University Way London
Newham
E16 2RD United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Cyprus  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: North Woolwich  0.3 miles away

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