Media, Communication and Advertising BA (Hons)

University of Winchester

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( 4.0) 987 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE P300
The programme focuses on advertising in the wider context of media and communication processes. It uses critical academic perspectives and ensures you learn to develop practical solutions for work-relevant projects within advertising, media and communication. The first academic year is foundational and introduces the academic study of media, developing core skills and understanding in the use of media across a variety of contexts. There is a particular focus upon the impact of digital... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 14-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
60th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
91st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
56th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
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 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
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, May 2019

Entry requirements
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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
51%
Film Studies
32%
English Literature
23%
Drama
15%
Photography
15%

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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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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£9,250 per year
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How Communication Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 14 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.0) 987 reviews

5 star 26%
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3 star 13%
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University of Winchester
CompUniGuide ranking
91st
Student rating
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( 4.0)
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Situated in a beautiful cathedral city and based on campus, The University of Winchester has been praised among our student reviews for having modern facilities and an excellent student union – all within walking distance to the centre of town. The university has 15 departments: Archaeology and anthropology Education Studies and Liberal Arts English, Creative Writing and American Studies History Law Media and Film Performing Arts Politics Psychology Social Science Social work and childhood studies Sport, Exercise and Health Teacher development Theology, Religion and Philosophy Winchester Business School Build your own degree Students have the option of combining courses together to tailor make a degree that is right for them.

Where you'll study

University of Winchester

Sparkford Road
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4NR United Kingdom Nearest train station: Winchester  0.4 miles away

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