Digital Media - Technology and Cultural Form, M.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    15610
    Tuition (Year)
    7300
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
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The established and exciting degree is designed to help you understand digital transformations in media, culture and society and apply this understanding in practice, in the media and creative industries and in further research.
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  • Fees and funding

About

The MA in Digital Media is unique in its combination of practical and theoretical approaches to contemporary media and technology.

The established and exciting degree is designed to help you understand digital transformations in media, culture and society and apply this understanding in practice, in the media and creative industries and in further research. You will be equipped with skills that can be applied to current and future developments in digital media, social media, computing and other aspects of technology.

The MA in Digital Media educates aspiring media practitioners and academics as well as early and mid-career professionals who seek to reflect on their roles in a structured and stimulating learning environment designed to give all students up-to-the-minute knowledge of digital media and the skills to apply that knowledge to future developments.

Programme Structure

Core modules:

  • Digital Media: Critical Perspectives
  • Technology and Cultural Form: Debates, Models, Dialogues
Option modules: 
  • Credits Race, Empire and Nation
  • The City and Consumer Culture
  • Embodiment and Experience
  • Media Geographies
  • Media, Ritual and Contemporary Public Cultures
  • Music as Communication and Creative Practice
  • Promotional Culture
  • Public Culture and Everyday Life
  • The Structures of Contemporary Political Communication

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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Academic Requirements

  • You should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard in a relevant/related subject. 
  • You might also be considered for some programmes if you aren’t a graduate or your degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that you have the ability to work at postgraduate level.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 15610 International
  • GBP 7300 EU/EEA

Funding

  • The Department of Media and Communications regularly offers fee waivers for this MA. 

Stationers' Postgraduate Bursary

  • There is also £6,000 bursary available for UK students studying this course. 

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