Television and Broadcasting - BSc (Hons) 2017
 
Course Data  
Course Level Requirements  
Entry Requirement Summary: 112 points to include a minimum of 2 A levels or equivalent.
Interview/Audition may be required? No
Interview/Audition type: No
Portfolio/Evidence of work required? No
Portfolio/Evidence type: No
HND required? No
Foundation degree acceptable for entry? Yes
Admissions test required? No
Criminal records check required? No
Occupational Health check required? No
   
Access to HE  
Number, level of credits and subject area required: 112 Tariff points from the Access to HE Diploma
   
GCSEs  
GCSE subjects and grades required: 3 GCSEs at grade C or above to include English and Mathematics/3 GCSEs at grade 4 or above to include English and Mathematics.
   
Key/Functional Skills  
Are Key Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
Are Functional Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
   
Volume and depth of study (A level or equivalent)  
Minimum number required: 2
Minimum number preferred: 3
Tariff Score  
Range of points in conditional offers: 112
Minimum points required from qualifications
with the volume and depth of A level or equivalent:
32
GCE A/AS level grade range (if tariff not used): N/A
   
English, Welsh and Northern Irish Qualifications  
GCE A/AS level  
GCE AS Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
GCE AS Double Award Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
GCE A level Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
GCE A level Double Award Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
BTEC (NQF)  
BTEC National Award (6 units) Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
BTEC National Certificate (12 units) Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
BTEC National Diploma (18 units) Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Grades required: DMM
BTEC (QCF)  
BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) Level 3 Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
BTEC Diploma (QCF) Level 3 Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Grades required: D*D*
BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) Level 3 Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Grades required: DMM
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options)  
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options) Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required/excluded: Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma including 2 A levels.
Welsh Baccalaureate (Core plus Principal Learning)  
Overall Tariff Score: 112
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Which lines of Learning/Points/Grades are accepted for entry: Please see below:
Business Administration & Finance at grade B
Construction and the Built Environment at grade B
Creative and Media at grade B
Engineering at grade B
Environmental and Land-Based Studies at grade B
Hair and Beauty Studies at grade B
Hospitality at grade B
Information Technology at grade B
Manufacturing and Product Design at grade B
Public Services at grade B
Retail Business at grade B
Society, Health & Development at grade B
Sport and Active Leisure at grade B
Travel and Tourism at grade B
Additional Information:
   
Scottish Qualifications  
Tariff points and grades  
Tariff Score: 112
   
Scottish Higher  
Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
   
Advanced Higher  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
   
Core Skills  
Are Core Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? No
   
Other UCAS Tariff Qualifications  
Irish Leaving Certificate  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: B1 B2 B3 C1 C2 at Higher Level.
   
International Baccalaureate Diploma  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Required Points: 26
   
Extended Project  
Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
Grade Required: C
   
Cambridge Pre-U Diploma  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Required Points: 48
   
Cambridge Technical  
Introductory Diploma Acceptability: Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications
Diploma Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Grades required: D*D*
Extended Diploma Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Grades required: DMM
   
English Language Requirements  
International English Language Testing System:  
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CAE score of 52 or above with a minimum of Borderline in each skill.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CPE score of 45 or above with a minimum of Weak in each skill.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE) (taken after January 2015):  
An overall score of 169 with no component score less than 162.
Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT:  
79 with a minimum of 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing.
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE):  
An overall score of 54 with a minimum of 51 in each skill.
HKDSE English Language Examination:  
An overall score of 4 with a minimum of 3 in each component.
Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE):  
Trinity College Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level III with a Pass in all 4 components
European Baccalaureate English Language 1:  
A minimum of 6.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 1.
European Baccalaureate English Language 2:  
A minimum of 7.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 2.
   
Other Qualifications