BA (Hons) 3 years full-time 2016
Ucas points guide

280

% applicants receiving offers

88%

Subjects
  • Media studies
Student score
Not Available
% employed or in further study
91% MED
Average graduate salary
£17k MED
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What do you need to get in?

Source: UCAS

Main entry requirements

A level
Not Available

Scottish Highers
Not Available

BTEC Diploma
Not Available

UCAS tariff points
280

If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 280 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.

The real story about entry requirements

% applicants receiving offers

88%

Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.

What does the numbers of applicants receiving course offers tell me?

Tuition fee & financial support

£9,000

Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.

If you live in:

  • Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
  • Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
  • Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Will this course suit you?

Sources: UCAS & KIS

Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses

Course description

We are based in west London â?? one of the world industry centres for film and television and, as a result, you will have unparalleled access to freelance work, targeted industry experience and networking opportunities, which will enable you to go on to exciting and successful careers as screenwriters, directors, producers, directors of photography, production managers, and sales and distribution agents. Our students make cutting-edge and challenging work and our alumni are awardwinning. We are festival-focused with strong connections to industry and have a clear vision of what constitutes a successful career in film production.

Modules

Year 1: Digital video production; contemporary industry practice; the moving image 1; the moving image 2; camera, lighting and sound; post-production: art and technique. Year 2: Documentary production; recording reality; screenwriting; film movements; TV studio production; placement. Year 3: Identity and difference; directing fiction; dissertation or project; genres; experimental film and video.

University of West London

St Mary's Road Campus

At the University of West London, we want to provide a university education that expands your skills, realises your potential and increases your employment opportunities. And we'd like you to have a great time along the way. We offer a huge range of courses, so whether you are studying for a degree level course or short course, we have something for you.

How you'll spend your time

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How you'll be assessed

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What do the numbers say for

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What do students think about this subject here?

Source: NSS

Here's how satisfied past students were – useful to refer to when you’re narrowing down your options. Our student score makes comparisons easier, showing whether satisfaction is high, medium or low compared to other unis.

What do student satisfaction scores tell you?

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Who studies this subject?

Source: HESA

Start building a picture of who you could be studying with by taking a look at the profile of people that have studied this subject here in previous years.

UK / Non-UK
10% of students here are from outside the UK
Male / Female
41% of students are female
Full-time / Part-time
3% of students are part-time
Typical Ucas points
256 entry points typically achieved by students
2:1 or above
49% of students achieved a 2:1 or above
Drop-out rate
23% of students do not continue into the second year of their course
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What are graduates doing after six months?

Source: DLHE

Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?

% employed or in further study 91% MED
Average graduate salary £17k MED
Graduates who are media professionals

9%

Graduates who are customer service occupations

7%

Graduates who are artistic, literary and media occupations

20%

Employment prospects for graduates of this subject

Sources: DLHE & HECSU
No employment commentary for this subject
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