Philosophy with a Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of East Anglia UEA

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Course info

UCAS CODE V50F
**About This Course**Gain the skills, knowledge and confidence you need to excel in a humanities degree, with our innovative Foundation Year programme.At UEA we believe everyone should have the chance to study at degree level. If you have a passion for your subject, but for whatever reason, don’t yet have the grades required for the three-year programme, our Foundation Year is a great choice. You’ll undertake an intensive and exciting year of study, majoring in your chosen subject and ... 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.
38th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
22nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Philosophy

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

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

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£20,000

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

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
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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

Philosophy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
68%
English Literature
29%
History
28%
Religious Studies & Theology
25%
Biology
22%

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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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£17,100 per year
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More info: The fees supplied is based on the Standard Entry. This is a guide for the students to Foundation Year..

International Students
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How Philosophy students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 15 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 66%
3 star 0%
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1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,354 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 45%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
University of East Anglia UEA
CUG ranking
22nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a popular university in the south east of the UK, near Norwich. All facilities and accommodation are on campus in a self-contained student village that is beautifully maintained, offering a relaxing and inviting academic environment. Everything that students could need is within walking distance of the university’s accommodation, including shops, a laundrette, bars and cafes, bank and post office. Norwich is easily accessible by local transport and London is just two hours away by train. UEA has been recognised for its excellent standards of education, with many courses highly ranked by the Complete University Guide 2021. With a diverse selection of study programmes across four major faculties, students will have no trouble finding a course that suits them. Nor will students struggle to make friends.

Where you'll study

University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia Norwich
Norfolk
NR4 7TJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Norwich  1.7 miles away

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