University of Liverpool
Communication and Media
Recently completed or current research includes: Media coverage of the Iraq war; news media representations of islam and muslim communities; news reporting of women who kill; contemporary horror film and the American film industry; women and sexuality in British cinema; political satire; American independent cinema and transmedia storytelling.
A 2.1 Honours degree, or higher, or an equivalent qualification. Candidates should normally be expected to have a minimum of 3 years appropriate work experience. All candidates must meet our required level of English. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component); TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.
Year 1: 4 foundation modules in communication and media; 4 foundation modules in popular music; core modules: Analysing Communication: forms, Texts and Contexts; Perspectives On Media; Media, Politics and Society; News, Politics and Society; Music As Sound; Popular Music Studies 1; Critical Approaches 1: Music and Culture; Music As An Industry 1. Year 2: Optional modules: 4 in Communication and Media; 2 double modules in Popular Music. Year 3: Optional modules: 4 in Communication and Media; 2 double modules in Popular Music; dissertation or special project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,196 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 1,120 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,196 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,120 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
0151 794 5927