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Film & Media and Sports Studies BA (Hons)

University of Stirling

Key Information

Course duration: 4 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 12th for Communication & Media Studies (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    173
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    59.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.07 / 5.00

Ranked 14th for Sports Science (View subject table)

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    Entry Standards

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    157
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    72.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    3.97 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: CP63

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB
SQA Higher: AABB over 1 sitting or AABBB over 2 sittings

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £1,820 per year
Overseas students: £12,140 per year

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The Course

Summary

This degree develops a broad understanding of the media industries, together with practical abilities that help make you more employable. This course not only ensures you’re well-versed in theoretical and critical aspects of the subject area, but also have the opportunity to become fully trained in practicalities such as audio production, video editing, scriptwriting and more. Our emphasis on all-round training means you’ll graduate ready to follow in the footsteps of previous Stirling students who have forged successful careers in a range of media roles – from broadcasting and publishing, to advertising and public relations. There are also regular visits from members of our professional advisory board – who are experts able to bring crucial insights from the front-line of industry directly to you. Adding flexibility to your studies, you can combine Film and Media with one of 14 other courses, and tailor your degree to match your unique interests and ambitions.

Interested in the management and delivery of sport? Wonder how psychology enhances elite sports performance? If you’re thinking about a career in sport, a Sports Studies degree from Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence will help you be the difference. We’ve integrated our academic courses with the University's world-class sports facilities to provide a unique and rewarding studying and sporting environment. In addition, our extracurricular volunteering schemes enable you to earn qualifications and gain valuable event management experience alongside your academic degree. We enjoy strong partnerships with many national governing bodies of sport (some of which are based on campus), so you’ll benefit from seminars with industry experts and numerous opportunities to gain valuable networking and practical experiences. You’ll graduate with a breadth of knowledge and practical experiences that can be applied to a wide range of sport related careers, from developing national sport to personal coaching. This course is designed to enhance knowledge and understanding of sport across a range of academic disciplines, and prepares students for a variety of careers in sport.

Start Dates

  • 9 September 2019 at Main Site

University of Stirling

University League Table Ranking: 40th

The University of Stirling is an innovative university with a pioneering spirit and a passion for creating impact. Located at Scotland’s heart, Stirling offers over 300 flexible courses designed to develop forward-thinking graduates from around the world.

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Postal Address

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University of Stirling
Grange Road
Stirling
FK9 4LA
SCOTLAND

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