Swansea University

Swansea University

Communication, Media Practice and Public Relations

This programme offers syllabus-based practice in professional, contemporary media skills, taught by industry professionals with academic backgrounds. The programme allows graduates to add valuable and desirable professional media skills for careers in business, public and media relations, broadcasting, advertising and marketing and they also allow industry professionals to acquire new media skills and qualifications that will enhance their continuing professional development.

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a 1st degree, normally a lower 2nd or above or equivalent professional experience. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Visual communication and media design; video and documentary documentary making; public relations (PR), branding and promotion; global media; thinking about digital media; the digital edge; reporting terrorism; online journalism; development communications; war reporting.


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 details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

Key information

College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 606752