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Media Production with Foundation Year (Hons)

48 months
13250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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If you are a creative individual who wants to be a part of this, join the BA Media and Communications with Foundation Year (Hons) course at the University of West London and immerse yourself in this ever-evolving industry, focusing on producing exciting content, utilising emerging technologies and connecting with industry links.


The programme

On the new BA Media and Communications with Foundation Year (Hons) course at the University of West London you’ll be learning about:

  • Video production / TV 
  • Radio / Podcasting
  • Sound design
  • Social media
  • Photography
  • Media research
  • Media innovation
  • Advertisement and PR
  • Documentary / Journalism
  • Entertainment
  • Live and On-Air.

The foundation year course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to continue onto your Honours degree. You will study a range of subjects that will underpin your future study and also gain valuable experience of university life, with full access to campus facilities.

There are many reasons for joining a foundation year course; you may not have the exact subjects or grades at A level to meet the entry requirements, you may have been living abroad or want to change direction with your career. Whatever your starting point, the foundation year offers a firm grounding in the skills and knowledge that you will need to get the most from your studies and thrive at University. Successful completion of the foundation year allows you to progress straight onto Level 4 of this course.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personalised Learning
  • Academic Performance
  • Contextual Studies in Media and Design
  • Creative Research in Media and Design
  • Creative Sectors
  • Foundation Major Project
  • Writing for Radio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

72 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 qualifications.These can include:

  • A Levels at grades B, C or D, D and D, or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma with Merit, Merit, Pass
  • Access to HE Diploma

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13250 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Media Production with Foundation Year (Hons)
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