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Philosophy with a Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of East Anglia UEA

Student rating
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( 4.2) 1656 reviews


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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
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
21st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
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, July 2020

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

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
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Latest Philosophy reviews

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Susan
11 Dec 19

Welcoming uni - cool campus - lots of...
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Emily
28 Oct 19

I have loved uni so far. I have had a lot of struggles both academically and personally but I am very happy with what I...

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How Philosophy students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 22 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 68%
3 star 0%
2 star 4%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,656 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 46%
3 star 11%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
University of East Anglia UEA
CompUniGuide ranking
21st
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 located in 320 acres of parkland, in the East Anglian cathedral city of Norwich. It is home to Norwich Research Park, one of Europe’s biggest community of researchers in the area of environment, health and plant science. Sports facilities on site include the Sportspark which has an Olympic-sized swimming pool. Other notable fixtures include The Sainsbury's Centre for Visual Arts, a famous public art museum located on campus. The Uni also hosts an international Literary Festival which has hosted world renowned authors such as Ian McEwan, Kazuo Ishiguro and Anne Enright (all alumni of UEA's Creative Writing course). The University has long been successful in the league tables and consistently ranks in the top 15, ranking 14th in the Complete University Guide 2019.

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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