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International Media and Communications Studies MA

International Media and Communications Studies MA

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Communication Studies Media Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

In this course, you will develop a substantively and methodologically rigorous approach to the challenges of international media communication today. This masters programme will provide students with the opportunity to develop a substantively and methodologically rigorous approach to the challenges of international media communication today. The programme brings cutting edge research from a range of disciplinary specialisms to bear on an analysis and exploration of the broader “world-historical” dynamics of heavily technologized media transformation and the challenges this creates. The acquisition of a masters degree demonstrates a high level of knowledge in a specific field. Whether you are using it to enhance your employability, as preparation for further academic research or as a means of vocational training, you may benefit from careers advice as to how you can use your new found skills to their full potential.

Different course options

Full time | University Park Campus | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This module enhances students’ research skills, to support engagement in high-level research on a disciplinary, inter-disciplinary and transdisciplinary basis. An array of research techniques and methodologies will be critically reviewed and students will develop skills in gathering research insights from a range of sources drawn from across the faculty.
Issues and Challenges in Contemporary Media - Core
Technology and the Transformations of Communication - Core
Media and Cultural Industry Practices - Core
A modern language - Core
Dissertation - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,290

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,910

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants need to have 2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject in the arts, humanities or social sciences.