University of Leicester
International Communication and Culture
Applicants require an upper 2nd Class degree or equivalent in a relevant subject; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Core modules: analysing transnational and intercultural meaning: images and film/language, texts and discourses; negotiation in international contexts: the use of language across cultures; representing intercultural meaning: exhibition project or film festival (alternate years); transnational flows, mediascapes and global meaning: making in intercultural contexts. Option modules: global cultural cities: the visual representation of Barcelona: tourism, football, architecture, festivals; global media events: spectacles, festivals and conferences; global online communication: self-expression and identity; intercultural rhetoric, translation and mediation: promotional, educational and public communication; mediating distant suffering: pity, trauma and victimhood in a transnational context; memory beyond borders: the transnational politics of memory and remembering; cinematic representations of Latin America: local versus global; representing intercultural meaning: film project; theories of culture and communication; transcultural and transnational aesthetic practices: cinema, magazines, fashion and museums; understanding multilingual contexts: ethnic minorities and the global level; world literature: narratives, genres and networks.
The final dissertation is individually supervised. All other modules are taught by diverse methods in seminar or tutorial groups. Assessment is by essay and/or by practical tasks and presentations where appropriate. All work submitted for assessment must be in English.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 15,195 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,470 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,470 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,470 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,470 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,470 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
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