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Media with Foundation Year in Arts and Communication BA (Hons)

Leeds Trinity University

Student rating
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Course info

UCAS CODE P3M1
The Foundation Year in Arts and Communication is for you if you want to undertake our Media degree but do not have the required entry requirements to do so, or don’t yet feel ready to begin degree-level study. This four-year pathway offers an alternative route into university, allowing you to begin your studies with an initial full-time Foundation Year.This one-year period of study aims to develop your academic skills and confidence as well as introduce you to key concepts, debates and skills ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
51st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
122nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
89th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
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 - 80 = 20% 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
£16,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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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
62%
English Language
24%
Film Studies
23%
English Literature
19%
Psychology
15%

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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£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
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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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Review breakdown

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How Media Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 36 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 39%
3 star 19%
2 star 5%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,176 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 50%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Leeds Trinity University
CompUniGuide ranking
122nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
A small university with a big reputation, Leeds Trinity University is renowned for teaching excellence and producing highly employable graduates. The University is one the of the UK’s top 15 universities for teaching quality and student experience. Leeds Trinity University is one of only a few UK universities to build professional work placements into every undergraduate degree. That means you’ll graduate with up to three months’ degree-relevant experience, industry contacts and valuable employer references – without having to take a sandwich year out. The University has 12 key subject areas across three Academic Schools and Institutes: The Institute of Childhood and Education, the School of Social and Health Sciences, and the School of Communications, Business and Law.

Where you'll study

Leeds Trinity University

Brownberrie Lane Leeds
LS18 5HD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Horsforth  0.4 miles away

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