Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Media Management

This course aims to equip students with a sound critical understanding of the strategic management operations of the contemporary media industries. Initially, students develop their research skills by studying the critical, theoretical and methodological approaches to media.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a minimum of a UK 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. For overseas applicants, IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required. Alternatively, applicants may apply with appropriate professional qualifications and experience.

Course modules

Researching media and culture; media and creative industries; dissertation project; film and media theory and analysis; reading new Asian cinemas; screen genres; cinema, history and national identity; media, culture and identities; strategic marketing planning; strategic brand management; advertising and marketing communications; public relations and reputation management; leadership and management development; strategy, culture and change; business planning and finance; management in the 21st century; entrepreneurship; success in the digital economy; innovation and organisational entrepreneurship; international intellectual property law.

Assessment methods

Academic essay to reports, research portfolios and projects.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,680 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 26 per Credit (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ormskirk Campus Ormskirk L39 4QP North West

Key information

Telephone number: 
01695 657000