Liverpool John Moores University
This course is designed to examine the challenges faced by media producers and audiences in a changing social, cultural, economic, professional and legal landscape. Students will engage with a range of topics from the analysis of reality TV, the ethics of the press and the significance of changes to international copyright laws, to the value of citizen-journalism, blogs and social networking.
Applicants should have or expect to gain a good second class honours degree or above. Alternative qualifications and/or industry experience considered. Industry experience. International applicants are required to demonstrate equivalent qualifications and must also demonstrate a proficiency in communicating through English, via an IELTS test with a score of 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.
Core modules: Theories concepts and debates in mass communications; mass communication (research methods); digital cultures; new media (policy and practice); mass communications dissertation.
You will engage in a range of assessments, from standard essays (both tutor directed and student directed), to presentations, critical reviews of websites, various blog entries and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Liverpool John Moores University||Liverpool||L3 2AJ||North West|
0151 231 5090