Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Media and Public Relations

This course accredited by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), combines public relations practice with theoretical analysis of the media. The latter is contextualised within social, cultural, economic and political issues. The course is suitable for both students who have some PR knowledge through their undergraduate studies or voluntary work, and PR professionals who wish to develop their academic knowledge and research methods.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent. Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant professional experience in the media, broadcast or print journalism will be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have a minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-section) or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Arts and Cultures
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6571