Photography BA (Hons)

Arts University Bournemouth

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Course info

UCAS CODE W640
**We encourage experimentation and risk-taking on this visually-led course.**BA (Hons) Photography at AUB allows you to engage with photography in a variety of contexts, responding to the expansive nature of contemporary photographic practice. You will mix theory and research with practical work to get a rounded view of photography and its place in culture. Some of the world’s leading photographers such as Nick Knight and Wolfgang Tillmans started their careers on this leading photographic ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
21st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Cinematics and Photography

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 - 84 = 16% 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

Cinematics and Photography graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Cinematics and Photography graduate salary
£18,000

Entry requirements
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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

Cinematics and Photography

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Photography
48%
Art & Design
44%
Media Studies
22%
Film Studies
16%
English Literature
16%

Tuition fees

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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
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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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£16,500 per year
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How Photography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 74 reviews

5 star 53%
4 star 36%
3 star 4%
2 star 5%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 784 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 41%
3 star 11%
2 star 1%
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Arts University Bournemouth
CompUniGuide ranking
48th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Turning creativity into careers since 1883. Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) is a specialist arts university offering courses in art, design, media and performance. Located in the beach town of Bournemouth, the university is particularly proud of its state-of-the-art campus, its creative community and its excellent teaching. While studying at AUB, students have an array of industry-standard facilities at hand to help aid their creativity, including a drawing studio, dance studios, a printmaking room, workshops, and for inspiration - an onsite gallery showcasing the work by artists and designers from around the world. Working isn’t the only thing you will be doing at the university though.

Where you'll study

Arts University Bournemouth

Wallisdown Poole
BH12 5HH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Branksome  0.9 miles away

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