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Media and Communications with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of West London

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( 3.6) 148 reviews


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UCAS CODE N111
Join the BA (Hons) Media and Communications with Foundation and immerse yourself in this ever-evolving industry, focusing on producing exciting content, utilising emerging technologies and connecting with industry links. Gain access to top-notch equipment and lecturers in the beautiful borough of Ealing.The Entertainment and Media industry in the UK is expected to be worth £76 billion by 2020! If you are a creative individual who wants to be a part of this, join the BA (Hons) Media and ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
90th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
84th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
4 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 - 87 = 13% 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, May 2020

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
52%
Film Studies
33%
English Literature
18%
Psychology
12%
Sociology
12%

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
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£12,500 per year
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Latest Media Studies reviews

Media Studies
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Media Studies BA (Hons)

London is a great place to come and study. The lecturers know what they are talking about and deliver in an engaging...

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How Media Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 2 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.6) 148 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 40%
3 star 29%
2 star 6%
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University of West London
CompUniGuide ranking
90th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.6)
Primarily based in the famously leafy London borough of Ealing, the University of West London (UWL) boasts high quality teaching and impressive employment rates after graduating – even naming themselves ‘The Career University’. The University contains nine academic schools: London School of Film, Media and Design The Claude Littner Business School School of Computing and Engineering School of Law London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism London College of Music College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare School of Human and Social Science School of Biomedical Sciences There are three campuses – two in West London, while the third is the former The Berkshire Institute for Health, situated in Reading – a student city with plenty of shopping and nightlife.

Where you'll study

University of West London

St Mary's Road Ealing London
Ealing
W5 5RF United Kingdom Nearest tube station: South Ealing  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: West Ealing  0.6 miles away

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