University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Media and Cultural Studies

The Lincoln School of Film and Media offers a thriving and collaborative environment in which to undertake research at doctoral level. As a researcher in the School, you will engage in a structured programme of training to develop the practical and critical skills necessary for your study. You will work with an experienced supervisory team who can offer support and guidance on your research, funding opportunities, attending conferences and publishing your work in recognised journals. You will benefit from the School's research expertise in a variety of media and culture-related topics, including digital culture, media ethics, Latin American cinemas, technological change and screenwriting practice. You will join a vibrant research community where regular research seminars, such as the media research and the 21st Century Research Group seminars, will enable you to advance your understanding and skills.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a Master's degree. International students will require English language minimum IELTS 6.5, with no less than 6.0 in each element.

Course modules

Research areas include: film, media and cultural theory; digital cultures and media; Latin American cinemas; television and history; the epic and historical film; media ethics; photography, design and digital media practice; screenwriting practice; radio, film and TV practice; gender and culture in the context of East Central Europe; European cinema; contemporary popular cinema; technological change; documentary film and TV.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Master's programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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