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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
A guide to the employability of graduates on completion of their courses at the University.

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

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