Media & Culture and Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Worcester

Student rating
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( 4.2) 1195 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE LP33
This is an innovative, contemporary and important topics including ‘Green Media’, ‘War’, ‘Democracy and the Media’ and ‘Gender’; strong emphasis on employability and graduate progression throughout the course with the opportunity to take up a work project and volunteering activities. Opportunity to study at a partner university abroad. Opportunities to take up work experience and to participate in volunteering activities. Course engagement with urgent and key issues facing contemporary... READ MORE

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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.
17th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
110th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
73rd

Start date and duration

Start date
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 - 83 = 17% 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

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
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, 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

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
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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
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
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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£12,100 per year
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 31 reviews

5 star 59%
4 star 22%
3 star 19%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,195 reviews

5 star 41%
4 star 42%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

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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