De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Independent Study

This course provides an opportunity to design your own individual programme of Master's level study within the Leicester Media School (LMS), while being supported and supervised by leading national and international scholars. There is a wide range of subject expertise you can draw upon to create your programme of study. You can create a programme within existing disciplinary boundaries or one that is interdisciplinary. Example subject specialisms include journalism, media and communication, film, social media, new media technology, community media, radio and TV production, graphics, animation, game art design and music and audio production.

Entry requirements

A British Honours degree (2.2 minimum) in a media, humanities, technology, science or related subject area relevant subject. We are happy to consider equivalent qualifications from anywhere in the world. If you have no formal academic qualifications but do have extensive industry experience, we will consider your application on an individual basis. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 with no component below 5.5 or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through an initial commentary on the range of methods available, and an in-depth analysis of three potential methods that might be used for your project. You will be required to research, test and critically evaluate each of the three methods through their application to a case study relevant to your research.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,160 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 396 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 396 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 396 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 396 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 396 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Leicester Campus Leicester LE1 9BH East Midlands

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