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Cultural Studies and Media and Journalism - BA (Hons)

University of Kent

36 months
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17400 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Explore the complexity of contemporary media and culture with the Cultural Studies and Media and Journalism degree from University of Kent. Learn to question how information is interpreted and reacted to in our global society and become skilled in producing your own media content. 

Overview

This Cultural Studies and Media and Journalism - BA (Hons) degree offers an academically rigorous approach to the study of mediated cultural forms, practices and technologies and their vital social, political and economic implications alongside journalism skills. We examine a range of areas, from digital media and journalism, to the creative and cultural industries, to social identities and subcultures. In addition, you are introduced to some basic journalism skills like reporting and feature writing that position you well for a range of careers in the media sector and beyond. 

At University of Kent, Cultural Studies and Media is taught in the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research where you benefit from a large choice of specialist modules on race, social change, criminal justice or disability and the arts. You are taught by leading academics and have the opportunity to choose modules from a wide range of subject areas.

Our journalism modules are taught by working professionals in print, digital, radio and television journalism and specialist academics.

Career

Our graduates have gone on to work in:

  • media, journalism, broadcasting
  • publishing
  • public relations
  • the cultural and creative industries
  • national and local government
  • social and cultural policy
  • international institutions and NGOs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Essentials of Reporting 
  • Modern Culture 
  • Contemporary Culture and Media
  • Write,Right
  • Film Style 
  • Studying Journalism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  GCSE

    5 GCSEs grade C or above.

  •  Access to HE Diploma

    The University will not necessarily make conditional offers to all Access candidates but will continue to assess them on an individual basis. 

    If we make you an offer, you will need to obtain/pass the overall Access to Higher Education Diploma and may also be required to obtain a proportion of the total level 3 credits and/or credits in particular subjects at merit grade or above.

  •  BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (formerly BTEC National Diploma)

    Distinction, Distinction, Merit

  •  International Baccalaureate

    30 points overall or 15 points at HL

  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      17400 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • National

      9250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • EU full-time £13000
    • Home part-time £4625
    • EU part-time £6500
    • International part-time £8700

    Funding

    Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies.

    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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