Brunel University London
Media and Communications
The course combines theoretical and empirical study of the media including issues of media audiences together with the study of developments in information and communication technologies.
An Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in a media- or communications-related subject, preferably in the field of sociology; applicants with other qualifications or equivalent professional qualifications and that have considerable relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis; students whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 in all areas); TOEFL paper-based test 580 (with a minimum of 4.5 in the test of written English); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with a minimum of 20 in reading, 20 in listening, 20 in speaking and 20 in writing); Pearson 58 (with a minimum of 51 in all subscores); or BrunELT 65 per cent (with a minimum of 60 per cent in all areas).
Modules include: Creative industries; making web cultures; media audiences; qualitative methods in social and cultural research; global media; popular culture; issues and controversies in media and communications; dissertation.
Assessment is by a mixture of essays, report writing, blog entries and online group work; students also complete a 15,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Brunel University London||Uxbridge||UB8 3PH||South East|