Popular Music/Multimedia Journalism BA (Hons)

University of Northampton

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UCAS CODE W3P5
The focus of a degree within the joint honours programme at the University of Northampton is two named subjects. It can involve closely related subjects, or contrasting subjects. Depending on how much time you want to spend on studying particular subjects, your degree may emphasise one of these subjects rather than the other (a major and minor programme) or there is the option of studying them more equally, resulting in a joint degree. A joint honours degree programme consists of three levels ... 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.
119th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
109th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
92nd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-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 - 70 = 30% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Music

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

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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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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£12,900 per year
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More info: Fees mentioned above is for 2020/2021 entry. There may be a slight increase in 2021/2022 entry..

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17 Feb 15

Popular Music BA (Hons)

I love it here at Northampton. The Popular Music course is amazing and the lecturers are so passionate about what they...
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08 Jan 14

Popular Music BA (Hons)

I came to Uni as a mature student. Now i'm in my 3rd yar and will graduate with a PGCSE. It's never too late. Study a...

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Where you'll study

University of Northampton

Waterside Campus University Drive Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN1 5PH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Northampton  0.6 miles away

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