Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

International Political Communication

This course is designed to provide an advanced understanding of the issues and debates surrounding political communication in the twenty first century. The units are conceptually led, combining discussions of theory with an exploration of current and best practice in society. All units will offer an international perspective and provide insights into the latest developments in political communication research and practice and the impact of recent technological innovations. Our academic team have wide ranging expertise, grounded in years of research within fields such as political psychology, voter behaviour, international relations and political campaigning. The team have cultivated links with research institutions and universities across the globe, from Massachusetts and Prague to Bogota and Auckland. The team also enjoys extensive connections with a range of political organisations, including the UK House of Lords, the European Parliament, the Thai Chamber of Commerce, and local, national and international pressure groups, charities and communication consultancies.

Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree, 2:1 or above or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Media and Communication, Politics, Public Relations, Journalism, Sociology and Social Policy. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 (Academic) or above.

Course modules

Core units: Social Theory & Political Communication, Political Psychology & Sociology, Political Journalism, Political Marketing & Campaigning, Diplomacy & International Relations, Research Imagination, and MA Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Talbot Campus Poole BH12 5BB South West

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