University of South Wales
Media, Culture and Communication
The focus of the course is empirically researching and writing a supervised 25,000-word dissertation on an agreed and approved topic in media, cultural and communication studies; this comprises media studies, including radio, television, new media, print media, cinema, advertising, journalism, media in Wales, European media and global media; cultural studies, including masculinities, gender, youth and children's culture, post-war popular culture, material culture, national culture, consumerism, convergence cultures and musical cultures; and communication studies, including risk, war, environment, health, trust and politics.
An Honours degree, or equivalent, in a related discipline is usually required for acceptance; Master's by research courses are available in any of the research fields, including drama, dance and performing arts, popular music, film studies, sound technology, and art and design.
Modules include: Research paradigms; research practices; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 3,720 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 12,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cardiff (Adam Street)||Cardiff||CF24 2FN||Wales|
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