University of Bradford

University of Bradford

Media Studies

This course enables students to study the media at an advanced level from a range of cultural, social, political and philosophical perspectives. In addition to theoretical studies, students can choose options from a range of practical modules including digital film and television production, mobile media or digital arts. A particular emphasis in this programme is placed on how new technology is transforming media production and consumption.

Entry requirements

2.2 Class degree or above in a relevant subject from an approved degree-awarding body; or any subject, together with skills and experience in a relevant area; applicants who lack the academic requirements are considered on an individual basis using the university�s APEL procedures. IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: cultural theory; philosophies of media and film; issues in digital media; screen realism; media dissertation; options; cinematic language; visual arts and digital media; alternative film and media; broadcast television; image and identity.

Assessment methods

Media dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,580 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,700 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 3,560 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

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Postgraduate Admissions Office
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0800 073 1225