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Media Communications and Culture BA (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University

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Course info

UCAS CODE P315
This course offers you the opportunity to develop the advanced critical and creative skills relevant to this new digital world. Designed for those with a passion for communications, the course will develop your digital and media literacies for a range of audiences across different genres and media.You’ll explore the role the media plays in shaping culture, identity and interpersonal communications. You’ll gain a professionally-focused understanding of media and society to develop a portfolio of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
2nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
56th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
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 - 89 = 11% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

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Previous study
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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
54%
English Literature
29%
English Language
20%
Sociology
20%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

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Latest Communication Studies reviews

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Chloe
31 Mar 22

Media Communications and Culture BA (Hons)

It’s a great uni, great location! Although I wish all lectures were face to face, but I understand Covid has altered...
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Nellie
26 Mar 22

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Best thing - Trent offers countless extra curricular activities and offers opportunities to learn languages, other...

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How Communication Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 123 reviews

5 star 47%
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3 star 9%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.3) 4,593 reviews

5 star 49%
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Nottingham Trent University
CUG ranking
56th
Student rating
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( 4.3)
Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the most popular universities in the UK, a place with a worldwide reputation for excellence. They’ve been named the Best UK university for Student Life and International at the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2022 and have also received the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for research. NTU’s courses are designed to give students the skills employers are looking for. That’s why every course, across every subject area, offers a work experience opportunity. NTU students get an experience that’s hard to match – quality courses and facilities across three unique campuses. Over 60,000 students have chosen to make Nottingham their home. With a city centre bustling with shops, galleries, cinemas, sports facilities, restaurants, bars and clubs – there’s plenty to keep NTU’s students occupied outside of lectures.

Where you'll study

Nottingham Trent University

50 Shakespeare Street Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG1 4FQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Nottingham  0.4 miles away

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