Society, Culture and Media BA (Hons)

University of East Anglia UEA

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( 4.3) 1032 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE LP33
**About This Course**Imagine a world with no media – no newspapers, broadcasters, mobile phones or tablets, no social media platforms or apps. Would it be anything like the world we currently inhabit? This is the sort of question you’ll ask on this course. You’ll explore the ways in which various media shape, influence and even control the way people behave and the way societies are organised.**Overview**On this course you’ll examine the ways in which media and culture shape our societies and... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
87th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
14th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
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 - 92 = 8% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Media Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Media Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Sociology

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

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

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
44%
English Literature
33%
Law
28%
Psychology
27%
Mathematics
18%

Media Studies

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
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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£15,600 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Communication / Media reviews

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How Communication / Media students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 25 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 44%
3 star 24%
2 star 0%
1 star 4%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 1,032 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 46%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
University of East Anglia UEA
CompUniGuide ranking
14th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
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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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