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Undergraduate Pathway: Media and Communication

Foundation and First Year Degree Entry both available

At Swansea, our teaching and research explores the history, theory and practice of media, film, journalism and public relations.
Research is developed through the two main groupings of European Film and Identity, and Media History, Theory and Technology, together with overlapping clusters exploring Journalism and Global Media.

Pathways at Swansea University

High School

Please note that students will be admitted directly to First Year if their academic qualifications do not require a Foundation stage of study, for further details please refer to our Admissions Requirements.

Location

Fees (2017-18)

Stage 1: University Foundation

£13,950 (2 Semesters)

£16,300 (3 Semesters) subject to approval

Stage 2: First Year Degree
£13,750
Stage 3: Second Year Degree
£13,300
Stage 4: Final Year Degree
£13,300

Duration

Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September, November and January

Stage 2: September

NEWNovember Intake

Stage 1: University Foundation

Modules

  • Welfare Across the Globe
  • Composition and Style
  • Introduction to Constitutional Principals
  • Critical Thinking
  • Globalisation
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • Mass Communication
  • Principles of ICT

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Media

Modules

120 Credits of Level 1 Swansea University modules in your chosen subject.

Plus

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communications (ILSC) (worth 20 credits)
  • Academic Support (Tutorial Classes)
  • Composition and Style

* Stated Swansea University course fees are a guide only and are subject to change. The current Swansea University course fee for BA (Hons) Political Communication is £13,300 per annum. For the most up-to-date fee listings, please visit www.swansea.ac.uk

Swansea University Degree pathways

Popular Careers

  • Media researchers
  • Journalism
  • Publishing
  • Public relations
  • Film and media