Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

International Political Communication

This programme is aimed at graduates who wish to pursue a career path in political communication or political journalism. The programme is designed specifically to provide an advanced understanding of the issues and debates around the subject of political communication in the 21st Century. The units are all conceptually led, combining discussions of theory with an exploration of current and best practice within the context of democratic societies. All units will also offer an international perspective and providing insights into the latest developments in political communication research and practice and the impact of recent technological innovations.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or above, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: Social theory and political communication; political psychology and sociology; political journalism; political marketing and campaigning; diplomacy and international relations; research imagination; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,000 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 6,000 per Whole course (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

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

Key information

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