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Journalism Studies BA (Hons)

University of Stirling

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    P500

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    43rd

    3
  • Subject Ranking

    13th

    1 (Communication & Media Studies)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    167

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    58

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.04

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    14-SEP-20

Course Summary

The digital age has transformed the way news is reported and consumed, with more media platforms available than ever before. A degree in Journalism Studies from the University of Stirling equips you with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge you’ll need to make a mark in this rapidly-evolving arena. This course covers both theoretical and practical aspects of journalism, and offers an in-depth, critical understanding of the practice. Everything you do will deepen your understanding of how professional journalists operate across broadcast, online and print media – and by the time you graduate, you’ll be ready to take your place among them. Your employability is one of our highest priorities, and we want to make sure you have every possible advantage when you enter the job market. We offer a comprehensive employability and skills programme to help you maximize your time at Stirling and develop the attributes required by employers. We also have a dedicated Faculty Employability and Skills Officer and a Careers and Employability Service that work in partnership with academic staff to ensure you get the best out of your University experience and are given the right opportunities to make you ready for the world of work.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Grades / Points

BBB

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

43rd

About this University

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.

Address

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Grange Road

Stirling

FK9 4LA

UNITED KINGDOM