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St Mary's University, Twickenham

Liberal Arts (Accelerated 2 year degree)

UCAS Code: LA11

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

80

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time (intensive) | 2021

Subject

Liberal arts

This is a two year accelerated degree programme which includes two summer school intensives.

Liberal Arts will enable you to shape the future of cultural, heritage and creative industries. The programme will help develop your creative work by exploring key Humanities concepts.

You'll be able to complete work placements as part of the degree, allowing you to build a network of industry contacts. This will give you a support system that can advise you as you progress into your career.

The degree will also equip you with skills that all employers look for. It'll teach you how to develop and communicate ideas, meaning you'll always know how to make your point.

Lecturers on the degree are leading academics and industry specialists. They will help you to develop skills that all employers look for, preparing you for careers that demand a creative mind.

You will also be immersed in creative culture during degree through a range of field trips. During the degree that are chances to visit institutions such as the Royal National Theatre, the Museum of London and the Imperial War Museum.

Assessment methods

There are a large range of assessment strategies available to the students who will be expected not just to develop their skills as academic writers through formal essay, but as charismatic communicators through public presentation, group problem solvers through project work and creative artists through media outputs, film, podcast and/or performance.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£11,100
per year
England
£11,100
per year
EU
£11,100
per year
International
£13,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£11,100
per year
Scotland
£11,100
per year
Wales
£11,100
per year

The Uni


Course location:

St Mary's University, Twickenham

Department:

Faculty of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences

TEF rating:
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What students say


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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

88%
UK students
12%
International students
21%
Male students
79%
Female students
84%
2:1 or above
27%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

E
D
D

After graduation


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Liberal arts

What are graduates doing after six months?

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£19,000
med
Average annual salary
98%
high
Employed or in further education
69%
high
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

58%
Childcare and related personal services
5%
Public services and other associate professionals
5%
Sales supervisors

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