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University Subject Tables 2012

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    Communication & Media Studies
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    2012
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Communication & Media Studies

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
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Student Satisfaction
Student Satisfaction
A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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Research Assessment
Research Assessment
The average quality of the research undertaken in the University.

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Graduate Prospects
Graduate Prospects
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Overall Score
Overall Score
The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology.

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2012 2011
10 6 Southampton 392 4.33 2.65 49 96.9
22 - Queen Mary 370 4.26 50 93.1
4 2 Sheffield 406 4.21 2.20 63 97.8
2 11 East Anglia 373 4.21 3.40 48 98.6
1 1 Warwick 456 4.20 3.50 40 100.0
19 21 Newcastle 4.16 2.45 94.0
11 16 Royal Holloway 376 4.08 2.90 50 96.7
28 27 Liverpool 380 4.08 1.80 46 92.0
5 9 Sussex 346 4.07 2.90 60 97.6
72 73 Chichester 263 4.06 32 86.0
12 4 Loughborough 378 4.06 2.40 55 95.8
16 12 Stirling 340 4.03 2.75 49 94.7
23 19 Central Lancashire 307 4.00 2.20 57 93.0
30 - Nottingham 3.98 2.30 91.8
49 68 Teesside 253 3.97 51 88.9
31 43 Sunderland 248 3.96 2.75 49 91.7
37 37 Brighton 302 3.96 2.20 43 90.2
33 29 Keele 285 3.95 56 90.7
34 36 West of England, Bristol 276 3.94 2.65 41 90.7
20 18 Birmingham City 295 3.93 2.70 52 93.4
13 15 Lancaster 361 3.93 2.80 51 95.6
79 76 Anglia Ruskin 247 3.89 31 84.8
54 53 Portsmouth 285 3.89 2.10 36 87.8
70 66 UWIC, Cardiff 224 3.88 43 86.3
60 51 Kingston 243 3.88 1.70 49 87.4
66 72 Plymouth St Mark and St John 211 3.88 46 86.5
48 41 Ulster 257 3.88 2.80 33 89.0
35 34 De Montfort 264 3.85 2.42 49 90.7
42 29 Robert Gordon 263 3.85 2.10 52 90.0
83 83 Buckinghamshire New 199 3.85 36 84.2
69 48 St Mary's 235 3.84 42 86.3
80 86 Gloucestershire 268 3.84 1.20 41 84.7
53 59 Southampton Solent 277 3.84 44 88.0
46 44 Hertfordshire 263 3.82 2.15 50 89.7
15 25 City 367 3.82 69 95.2
8 7 Cardiff 390 3.81 3.15 49 97.1
32 23 Glasgow Caledonian 335 3.80 2.30 46 91.7
45 53 Bangor 278 3.80 1.95 53 89.9
63 64 Liverpool John Moores 287 3.80 37 86.9
36 39 Staffordshire 258 3.80 1.85 61 90.4
25 29 Leeds Metropolitan 273 3.79 2.55 57 92.7
56 66 Middlesex 225 3.79 2.15 46 87.7
86 83 Huddersfield 241 3.78 1.00 43 83.3
78 87 Manchester Metropolitan 256 3.78 1.99 29 85.0
58 69 Leeds Trinity 238 3.77 49 87.5
40 34 Northumbria 291 3.76 2.25 46 90.0
6 2 Leicester 364 3.76 3.04 59 97.6
21 29 Birmingham 425 3.75 50 93.4
18 17 Lincoln 307 3.75 2.75 56 94.2
88 80 Northampton 224 3.74 27 83.0
43 39 Oxford Brookes 315 3.74 50 90.0
17 10 Bournemouth 335 3.74 2.50 59 94.6
84 74 Greenwich 221 3.73 1.65 37 83.9
77 81 Cumbria 270 3.73 32 85.3
55 70 Bedfordshire 195 3.72 2.55 44 87.7
14 14 Westminster 303 3.70 3.50 50 95.6
64 61 Swansea 274 3.69 2.05 36 86.7
57 57 Worcester 269 3.69 46 87.7
76 79 Canterbury Christ Church 231 3.68 41 85.6
50 50 Chester 248 3.67 56 88.8
41 23 Aberystwyth 242 3.67 2.70 90.0
75 56 Bath Spa 278 3.67 1.80 35 85.7
59 61 Roehampton 287 3.67 2.35 32 87.5
73 52 Derby 239 3.66 2.45 30 86.0
51 45 Falmouth 279 3.64 49 88.4
82 74 London South Bank 200 3.62 2.40 30 84.5
26 37 Edinburgh Napier 335 3.61 63 92.6
9 8 Leeds 393 3.61 2.65 61 97.0
68 78 Bradford 253 3.61 1.65 47 86.4
7 5 Goldsmiths College 356 3.60 3.20 58 97.3
65 77 London Metropolitan 233 3.59 2.35 37 86.5
27 21 Brunel 300 3.58 2.40 57 92.4
44 33 University of the Arts, London 290 3.57 57 89.9
85 82 Edge Hill 242 3.55 30 83.5
47 47 Coventry 271 3.54 2.45 46 89.5
74 60 York St John 268 3.54 38 85.7
29 25 Surrey 349 3.52 2.10 54 92.0
39 27 Salford 307 3.50 2.55 42 90.2
71 70 Glamorgan 313 3.48 2.15 28 86.2
52 57 Winchester 273 3.48 2.25 43 88.1
61 45 Sheffield Hallam 288 3.41 2.40 34 87.3
87 85 West London 203 3.38 1.65 41 83.1
24 20 Strathclyde 366 3.36 64 92.9
3 13 Nottingham Trent 309 2.80 65 98.4
38 42 Queen Margaret 307 2.45 39 90.2
62 64 University for the Creative Arts 253 48 87.2
67 55 East London 194 2.95 32 86.4
81 - West of Scotland 233 1.90 40 84.7
89 - Trinity Saint David 226 1.60 39 82.7
90 88 Bolton 189 1.40 77.9

Please note that some Universities have missing data. Where the table is ranked by a single measure, the institutions with no data for that measure appear at the bottom.

Since the Subject Tables were published on Monday 12 May, some errors have been brought to our attention which have resulted in a revised set of Subject Tables being posted on Tuesday 27 May. Most changes in rank are small.

Click here for details of the league table methodology; read about how to interpret the league table measures.

Maximum scores:
Student Satisfaction 5.00    Facilities spend N/A
Research Assessment 4.00    Good Honours 100.0
Entry Standards N/A    Graduate Prospects 100.0
Student Staff Ratio N/A    Completion 100.0
Academic Services Spend N/A    Overall Score 1000.0

Reference to the 1994 Group in the 2014 tables and  onwards has been removed following the decision of the group to disband in November 2013.

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