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Cultural and Media Studies BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This interdisciplinary course allows you to explore cultural and media productions, practices and institutions across multiple subject areas, including sociology, philosophy, (art history) film and communication studies.Through compulsory modules you'll be introduced to methods and concepts which help you to analyse images, texts, technologies, material objects and virtual spaces.You’ll also choose from a wide range of optional modules which will give you the chance to examine issues such as conflict and its cultural mediation, migration and multicultural societies, social activism and the possibility of utopian change, gender and sexual difference, past and future technologies and their impact on our bodies and minds, ecology and our relation to other life forms, global communication networks and their impact on social relations.Using the skills and methods developed through the course, you’ll become a flexible and constructive reader of a wide range of cultural materials and practices. You'll develop your cultural understanding of gender, race, class, sexuality and the postcolonial world.You will work alongside staff and students who not only theorise about cultural artefacts but also make them.The University has a variety of resources to support your learning including galleries and archives.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 20,250per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : ABB - AAB

Not including General Studies or Critical Thinking


University information

University of Leeds

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  • Campus address

    University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, England

A global community, the university’s staff and students come from over 170 countries. There will be chances to meet and work with people from across the world.
The university is continually investing in its campus, from new laboratories and lecture theatres to one of the most impressive libraries in the UK.
With a history of welcoming international students for over 100 years, students can be sure of experienced help throughout their time at Leeds.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    2nd out of 97

    14th out of 102

  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    156 77%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80 80%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.15 83%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    149 75%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.90 78%



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