Politics with Journalism BA (Hons)

London South Bank University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L2P5
Politics with Journalism BA (Hon) brings together our established expertise in both politics and journalism to provide you with a fully-rounded education, offering you an exciting range of academic modules and topics, whilst also allowing you to develop a variety of skills valued by employers. Learn to produce engaging multimedia content, grounding your investigative pursuits in political theory, political science, political economy, area studies and international relations.EmployabilityYou’ll ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Politics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
129th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
89th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
57th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
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

Politics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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
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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Northern Ireland Fees
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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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£14,470 per year
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More info: The mentioned fee is for 2020/21 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2021/22 year entry..

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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
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Franasca
03 Jan 19

Journalism BA (Hons)

I enjoyed the course/ uni overall but staff can be rude and...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 4 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 75%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 731 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 48%
3 star 28%
2 star 4%
1 star 3%
London South Bank University
CompUniGuide ranking
89th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.7)
London South Bank University (LSBU) is a well-established educational institution with aspirations to become the best modern university in London. The university welcomes a dynamic and diverse population of around 18,000 students representing more than 130 countries globally, and has an alumni network of over 80,000 graduates. Established in 1892, LSBU has served south London and beyond for over 125 years, and was recognised in 2017 for its dedication to providing high-quality education, with a Silver Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework. The university fosters strong links with employers and courses are applied and accredited, offering placement opportunities and internship options.

Where you'll study

London South Bank University

103 Borough Road London
Southwark
SE1 0AA United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Elephant & Castle  0.2 miles away

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