Swansea University

Swansea University

Media Studies

The department has expertise in a number of areas: film studies (in particular European cinema and Hollywood); global media and international communication; digital media and social activism; migration and communication; digital media and the history and philosophy of technology; Baudrillard and postmodernism; McLuhan and the Toronto School.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold or expect to achieve a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1), or equivalent, in a related subject or hold relevant work experience. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Assessment methods

A 40,000 word thesis followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva) by 2 examiners who are not supervisors, 1 of whom is external to Swansea.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities
Telephone number: 
01792 295190