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Politics and Digital Cultures BA (Hons)

University of East Anglia UEA

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( 4.2) View reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE LP23
**About This Course**Want to know if Twitter won Trump the presidency? Can’t make up your mind about Elon Musk? Curious about the sociological significance of YouTube celebrity? Interested in the politics of video games?Politics and Digital Cultures is a unique degree programme that starts from the assumption that digital technologies are rapidly transforming our lives, our cultures and our politics. From their impact on the political upheavals of Brexit, Corbyn, and Trump, to youth subcultures ... 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 2021
25th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
38th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 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 - 91 = 9% 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
£19,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Politics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£22,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
57%
Government & Politics
50%
English Literature
33%
Economics
27%
Geography
19%

Media Studies

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK 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 England Students from England
England 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 Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland 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 Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£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 Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£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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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,900 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Cultural Studies reviews

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11 Dec 19

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How Cultural Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 10 reviews

5 star 70%
4 star 30%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
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
25th
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 campus university located in 320 acres of parkland on the outskirts 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. As a campus university, students can access everything they need within walking distance of the universities halls of residence. On the campus students can find a bank, bars, shop, cafes, a post office, launderette, a book shop and a bike shop - all within minutes of each other. Located just 15 minutes from the vibrant city of Norwich which is rich in history and culture, students have plenty to see and do. UEA is easy to access and is just one hour to Cambridge and less than two hours to London, by train. Norwich also has its own international airport, located just 20 minutes from UEA by car.

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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