University for the Creative Arts

University for the Creative Arts

Media Communication

This programme is a distinctive new choice for postgraduate study in media and mass communication for those seeking to extend their study of the discipline or to improve their employability in the wider media and communication industries, in the UK or internationally. A range of teaching and learning methods are used: lectures, seminars, workshops, tutorials, practical project work and technical workshops.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in a chosen subject or a related discipline, and/or relevant work experience, demonstrating the ability to study at postgraduate level. Applicants may be invited to interview. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Course modules

Stage 1: critical contexts; research methods. Stage 2: the business of media (processes, models, law, regulation); contemporary media debates. Stage 3: dissertation.

Assessment methods

Both your practical work and theoretical writing is assessed. Group and individual assessment is undertaken.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Farnham Campus Farnham GU9 7DS South East

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