City, University of London
International Communications and Development
This course provides an interdisciplinary framework to understand and critically assess the role of communications for and in development projects.
Good Honours degree in social science discipline; other relevant subjects or relevant work experience may be accepted; if English is not a 1st Language, applicants require 1 of the following: a 1st degree from an overseas institution recognised by the university as providing adequate evidence of proficiency in the English language, GCE O-level/GCSE English language or English literature, grade C minimum, Cambridge ESOL CPE at grade C or above, an overall score of 6.5 in the IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 for each subtest, a score of 600 minimum (computer score 250) in the TOEFL, satisfactory standard in the verbal section of the Princeton Test (GMAT), US SAT with 500 in verbal performance, WELT with pass grades of BBC minimum, other evidence of proficiency in the English language which satisfies the board of studies concerned.
Core modules: democratisation, information and communication; communication, culture and development; approaches to social research; dissertation; electives: media information markets; developments in communications policy; media and communications theories; international communications and conflict; representation and reception; transnational media and communication; globalising cities; analysing media discourses; media and human rights; transnational communications and transcultural studies; political sociology; issues in media and communications research; international organisations in global politics; NGO�s, human rights and the united nations system.
Coursework and dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time day-release||£ 3,800 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time day-release||£ 6,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
020 7040 5060