Show Clearing 2021 courses
Show Clearing 2021 courses

Media & Culture and Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Worcester

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Course info

UCAS CODE LP33
**Overview**Media & Culture involves more traditional academic study that examines how the media, TV and digital communication shape society, its values and politics - and, as a result, identity and human experience. Throughout, you will be addressing some of the hottest topics of our times, from Green Media to Democracy and the Media, from War to Gender.There will be opportunities to explore all forms of media and culture (TV, radio, pop music, sport, social networks) and a multitude of ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Communication & Media ..
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
23rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
87th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
74th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

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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

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
66%
Psychology
30%
History
23%
Law
15%
English Literature
14%

Media Studies

Tuition fees

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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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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
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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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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,100 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sociology reviews

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Georgina
06 May 21

Media & Culture and Sociology BA (Hons)

The university is good but based on the majority of material being taught online, the money is not justifiable. I had...
SR
Student Reviewer
18 Feb 20

Criminology BA (Hons)

My overall experience is good so far. My first semester was great and the assignments was easy to finish in time. The...

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 48 reviews

5 star 59%
4 star 19%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,918 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 39%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Worcester
CompUniGuide ranking
87th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Established in 1946, the University of Worcester is a progressive and inclusive institution that promotes the transformative power of education both across the UK and worldwide. With origins as a teacher training college, Worcester has since evolved into a diverse and dynamic university, welcoming students from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures. The university places high value on the development of practical learning and instils students with transferable skills that make them highly desirable as graduates. The university is based in Worcester, in the West Midlands, a vibrant contemporary city with a rich medieval history. Recently voted the happiest place to live in the UK, the city offers a variety of activities usually found in a big city, yet contained within a compact and safe community.

Where you'll study

University of Worcester

Henwick Grove Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6AJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Worcester Shrub Hill  0.9 miles away

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