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Multimedia Journalism BA (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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( 4.0) 1333 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE P500
Make us your first choice if you are determined to have the best possible start in an exciting career in journalism. From the first day of the course, you will be encouraged to think like a journalist - to be inquisitive, resourceful, sceptical and persistent in your quest. While developing these essential skills, you will study the history of journalism, its role in society and the legal and ethical framework within which journalists work. This course works to real deadlines, so TV and radio ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
75th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
42nd

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Journalism

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

Journalism graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£17,000

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

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Journalism

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
46%
English Literature
28%
Media Studies
24%
History
24%
Business Studies
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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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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£12,700 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

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02 Jan 20

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I love UCLAN it's an amazing university with lots of guidance and support and I've made friends for...
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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 7 reviews

5 star 58%
4 star 42%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,333 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 50%
3 star 18%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
75th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) main campus is located in the heart of Preston, with smaller campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus. There are over 300 undergraduate programmes, with many offering Foundation Entry routes, and 200 postgraduate programmes to choose from. The University’s main Preston Campus is currently undergoing a £200 million transformation, including a brand new £35 million Engineering Innovation Centre, which opened in September 2019. A new £60 million student centre is also under construction and will enhance the student journey, providing expert guidance on study support, careers planning, health and wellbeing, fees and finance, accommodation, plus more. This investment is due to continue over the next five years and will transform the campus for students.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office Corporation Street Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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