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English Language and Journalism BA (Hons)

Bangor University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    PQ53

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    83rd

    21
  • Subject Ranking

    54th

    15 (English)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    116

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    60

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.14

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    28-SEP-20

Course Summary

This exciting degree course is run by the School of Creative Studies and Media. It is aimed at students who want to study Journalism in combination with a different subject as joint honours.You can study Journalism and one of the following subjects as a joint honours degree: English Language PQ53 BA/ELJOMedia Studies PP53 BA/JMSThe journalism component covers television and radio journalism; print journalism; digital journalism; the history and development of journalism, journalism in a global context, and journalism and risk issues (such as terrorism or climate change). The emphasis of the journalism part of the course is on balancing practical and academic aspects. This course will equip you with a solid grounding in the principles of journalism and its wider socio-political-economic-historic context, as well as the technical and practical skills required to make you a sought-after professional in this field.Journalism staff in the School have a range of interests including digital journalism, global journalism, journalism and risk, broadcast journalism, and journalism’s role in civil society.

Entry Requirements

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UCAS Tariff

Grades / Points

104

Details

Typical offer is based on a minimum 104 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g.• A Levels (no specific subjects required) • International Baccalaureate Diploma • BTEC National/Extended Diploma and Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma: MMM• City & Guilds Advanced Technical/Extended Diploma: case by case• Access: Pass• Welsh Baccalaureate is acceptedInternational Candidates: school leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements), details at: www.bangor.ac.uk/international/applying/entryrequirementsWe also welcome applications from mature applicants*For full details go to our website and for a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£9,000 per year

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University information

University Ranking

83rd

About this University

Bangor University is located on the north coast of Wales, between Snowdonia and the sea – a fantastic location for students interested in sport, particularly outdoor activities. Students studying at Bangor are part of a university that offers academic excellence and prides itself on providing a great overall student experience.

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Bangor University

Bangor, Gwynedd

LL57 2DG

UNITED KINGDOM