Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London

Global Media and Transnational Communications

This programme introduces the key developments in the media and communications industries associated with the logic of globalisation; it explores the complex nature of the globalisation process; and draws on sociology; anthropology; political economy; international relations and geography; as well as media/cultural studies; the programme is particularly appropriate for those who have some experience of studying or working in the media.

Entry requirements

1st degree of at least 2nd Class standard in a relevant discipline; graduates in an unrelated field may be considered subject to qualifying examination; non-native English speakers need a minimum score of 7.0 in IELTS; students are encouraged to attend a pre-sessional course.

Course modules

Compulsory courses: introduce students to contemporary developments in media industries and cultures; familiarise them with research approaches to global media; and encourage them to think critically and actively about the manner in which theoretical arguments are constructed; 3 option courses and complete a dissertation.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,860 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham SE14 6NW South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7078 5300