Media and Communication
This course offers a comprehensive grounding in the theoretical and empirical approaches to studying media institutions, texts and communication practices. Alongside these, optional modules examine various media industries and communication practices within their historical, economic, political and social contexts.
A 2nd Class degree or above (or equivalent) in a related subject in the humanities or social sciences; and/or comparable professional or research experience; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS-score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: From mass media to new media: theories, approaches, applications; media and cinema in a global context; media and communication dissertation. Optional modules: freedom, censorship and subversion; special study template; critical and cultural theory: identity and representation; cybercrime: context, form, risk, and regulation; empire and its aftermath; film history, theory, and analysis; gender and sexuality; political communication, advocacy and campaigning.
Assessment include critical essays, oral presentations, case studies, briefing reports, practical projects, research planning and practical essays alongside a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,650 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penrhyn Road Campus||Kingston upon Thames||KT1 2EE||South East|
0844 855 2177