Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Radio and Audio Production

The course places a great deal of emphasis on real world professional practice in contemporary radio production; students become proficient in industry standard digital equipment while gaining a deeper understanding of current techniques and strategies relating to pre-recorded radio packages and live speech and music based radio broadcasting; as well as enriching their practical skills, students are expected to attain academically, engage in debates and evaluate existing academia on the subject, as well as critically appraise professional practice and their own scholarly work.

Entry requirements

2.1 Bachelor's degree or higher in a relevant subject area and should be able to demonstrate evidence of work in or a familiarity with the international media; non-traditional applications particularly from applicants with substantial professional or production experience are welcome; prior experiential learning is an acceptable route to the course.

Course modules

Radio production; social enterprise radio; production lab or research methods; MA by practice or MA by dissertation

Assessment methods

Assessments usually emphasise scholarly or professional practice through which the key learning objectives are tested; 3 weeks are set aside for assessment work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City North Campus Birmingham B42 2SU West Midlands

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