Teesside University

Teesside University

Mass Communications

Multimedia skills and knowledge are vital to the contemporary public relations and media professional. New technologies in convergent mass media, telecommunications and broadcasting have transformed the way we communicate and do business. The development and exploitation of multimedia communication skills are now seen as priorities in the media and public relations industries. This programme equips you with the skills you need to stay ahead of the game.

Entry requirements

You will be evaluated on an individual basis and the level of your achievement, experience and suitability for the degree will be properly assessed. You should normally have a 1st or 2.1 in a recognised undergraduate programme.

Course modules

Core modules: Current issues in public relations; multimedia storytelling; news production; researching journalism and communications. Optional modules: Changing landscapes in media and communications; final project (dissertation); final project (multimedia campaign); final project (multimedia news project).

Assessment methods

A range of assessment methods is used, ranging from practical production tasks to traditional essay assignments. This programme addresses news writing, audio-visual production and shorthand, and so you are required to produce a portfolio of journalism addressing a range of styles, genres, platforms and audiences.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,590 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 10,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 4,590 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (EU fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 10,950 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Administrator, School of Arts and Media
Telephone number: 
01642 384019