M.A. Media Communications

  • On Campus
  • 14 months
  • GBP16800 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP16800 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| London, United Kingdom
The MA Media and Communications offers students a broad foundation in media including training in theory, research methods and contemporary topics.

Description

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You will examine today’s global, digital and cultural issues shaping current media landscapes.

You will learn about the history of mass communication and key trends in emerging and networked media industries, including print, visual and interactive media. In addition, you will explore how international media systems shape our view of the world.

You will develop a range of media and communication skills that are essential for a variety of media platforms and activities.

You will learn research and analysis, how to plan and execute media projects and how to produce material in print, film and online formats.

Why should I choose this programme?

With London as a cultural and media capital, the course provides the perfect stage both for analysing the media and learning to create it. London is a hub of creative and technological innovation, characteristic of media and communications. This programme equips students to understand and gain experience in this dynamic media world.

The programme is flexible, enabling you to gain knowledge in particular areas of interest within media and communications as well as selecting from a diverse range of electives in order to broaden your knowledge base and skill set.

You will benefit from small classes taught by academic experts and industry professionals who are specialists in their field. Classes are also enhanced by guest lectures from experts, field trips and visits to relevant media events and organisations.

Key skills, aims and objectives
  • Establish a thorough understanding of media in today’s fast-paced and rapidly changing global cultures
  • Develop critical evaluation and knowledge skills
  • Become global citizens with broad-based media and communications expertise and personal specialization

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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  • There is no deadline for this start date.
Tuition fee
  • GBP16800 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP16800 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Duration full-time 14 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

Courses Included:
  • Global Communications
  • Issues and Theories in Media and Communications
  • Media, Communications and Culture
  • Research Methods in Media and Communications
  • Dissertation
  • Digital Media Theory and Practice
  • Gender and Media
  • Issues in Media and Communication
  • Journalism
  • Media Audiences and Research
  • Media in London
  • Media Law and Regulations
  • Political Communications
  • Political Economy of Media
  • Specialist Reporting
  • Visual Media

English Language Requirements

IELTS Take IELTS test
6.5
TOEFL paper-based test score (read more)
575
TOEFL iBT® test (read more)
90

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Requirements

Admission Requirements:

We require successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.5 (out of 4.0) cumulative grade point average or its equivalent (e.g. 2:2 degree).

Once you have completed the application form, you should send us the following supporting documents; these can be sent to us via email/post/fax:

  • Copies of academic transcripts and certificates from the accredited university that awarded your Bachelor’s degree
  • One letter of academic reference
  • A 300-500 word personal statement outlining the reasons for applying to your chosen course and how you feel you will benefit from the course of study
  • A copy of your passport photograph (ID) page
  • One recent passport-sized, colour photograph, jpeg format
  • A CV outlining your professional experience
  • If not a native English speaker, proof of your English proficiency

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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