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Sports Journalism BA (Hons)

Staffordshire University

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Course info

UCAS CODE P501
With its outstanding employment outcomes, our Sports Journalism degree is the perfect pathway to a career in the sports media industry.Graduates from this course have progressed to careers within the BBC, ITV, Sky Sports, BT Sport, Eurosport, ESPN, Press Association, the FA, Premier League, the RFU, Rugby Football League, newspapers, professional football (including most of the Premier League clubs) and other sports like F1 and horse racing.You’ll study practical modules in our state-of-the-art ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
102nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
73rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
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 - 90 = 10% 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

Journalism graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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

Journalism

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
33%
Media Studies
32%
English Literature
25%
History
21%
Sociology
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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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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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£16,750 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,750 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sports Journalism reviews

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Callum
24 Jan 20

Sports Journalism BA (Hons)

Loved my time at uni, don't want to...
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Ben
01 Nov 19

Sports Journalism BA (Hons)

2nd year isn't as enjoyable as first. More practical work in comparison to...

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How Sports Journalism students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 16 reviews

5 star 32%
4 star 44%
3 star 18%
2 star 0%
1 star 6%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,005 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 49%
3 star 19%
2 star 5%
1 star 2%
Staffordshire University
CUG ranking
102nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With over 100 years of educational heritage, Staffordshire University is an award-winning institution located in the West Midlands, offering a comprehensive selection of undergraduate degree courses. The university is well known for the quality of its technical curriculum, and has a history of education in sciences and engineering dating back to 1906, following key principles of innovation, globalisation and professionalism, always aiming to have a positive and lasting impact on the world. The university is distributed across campuses in Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford and Shrewsbury, and includes a recently opened digital institute in London, offering bespoke technology-oriented programmes.

Where you'll study

Staffordshire University

College Road Stoke-on-Trent
ST4 2DE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Stoke-on-Trent  0.1 miles away

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