This course examines some of the key issues confronting 21st-century global societies through a dynamic programme that combines theoretical and applied perspectives. Students will be encouraged to apply media theory, political and social theory and research tools in analysing and understanding digital media. Key historical, policy and practice dimensions of new media will be explored as well as focusing on research methodologies for those undertaking research on digital media and technology.
The typical entry requirement is a 1st degree in a relevant discipline, normally a lower 2nd or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.
Modules typically include: Thinking about digital media; the digital edge; global media; comparative journalism; professional and promotional writing; the digital edge; digital skills and defence; the business and politics of digital media; online journalism.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,700 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 13,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 1,900 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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