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Media and Communications (year 1 and 2 only) BA (Hons)

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

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( 3.9) 1325 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE PP24
We live in a world where everyone can join the debate and anyone can be a content creator. So how do you differentiate yourself as a professional in this field? On this new course you’ll study media theory while gaining the creative and collaborative skills you’ll need to establish a career in tomorrow’s global, digitally-networked world. Our new BA Media and Communications course will engage you in creative, collaborative and professional ways of thinking, researching and working. The degree ... 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.
99th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
68th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
28th

Start date and duration

Start date
07-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 - 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
£17,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Publicity Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Publicity Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Publicity Studies 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
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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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£1,820 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
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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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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£1,820 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,000 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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How Communication Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 7 reviews

5 star 1%
4 star 85%
3 star 0%
2 star 14%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,325 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 55%
3 star 19%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Queen Margaret University Edinburgh
EH21 6UU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Musselburgh  0.1 miles away

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