Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

This is a four'year degree at Goldsmiths. If you successfully achieve the progression requirements of the foundation year, you can continue with the full'time three'year BA (Hons) Media & Communications. There are no formal entrance requirements, you just need to demonstrate a lively interest in the world of the media. You'll develop an understanding of media theory and media practice, and the confidence and skills necessary to progress to BA Media and Communications. You'll begin to develop production skills in TV and video, radio, video animation and photography. You'll attend a study skills module as part of the programme, to develop your academic writing and research skills.

Course Modules

Modules to include: Studying the news, researching the popularity of soap opera and quiz shows, violence in the media, and the culture of celebrity.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
BA (Hons) £16,280  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Interview
  • Course specific

Key Course Information

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83% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 80%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 91%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 80%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

82% Go on to work and/or study

In work 73
Studying 9
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 13
Unknown 5

17% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 15%

Total Coursework: 85%

£5,247 - £5,247
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,906 - £7,306
Typical cost of private accommodation