University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Media Management

The Master's in Media Management examines the economic, managerial, legal and cultural frameworks within which media organisations and industries operate. It combines advanced-level media and management-related studies with a special focus on media economics and on media and cultural policy. The programme involves a taught course, lectures, seminars, group-work and a supervised dissertation.

Entry requirements

The normal standard of admission is at least a 2.1 Honours degree. Applicants are required to submit a personal statement of around 500 words explaining why they want to undertake the MSc in Media Management at Glasgow, in addition to an academic transcript, references, and linguistic proficiency documentation. If applicants do not meet the standard academic criteria but have substantial relevant professional experience, they are also considered for entry to the programme.

Course modules

Media economics; media and cultural policy; strategy and organisational performance; and research methods; options courses may include: international business strategy; intellectual property law; issues in audience management; human resource management; and financial analysis.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based primarily on individual written essays and assignments but also involves group-work projects; presentations; and an examined element.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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