University of Southampton
Global Media Management
The internet, social networks and mobile media are transforming the way news, entertainment and communications are produced and consumed. This degree will give you a critical understanding of the technological, social, cultural and political implications of these changes, and the skills to engage with and shape them. Covering contemporary topics ranging from gamification to citizen journalism, you'll learn about organisations' communications strategies and management practices, with a focus on how ideas are developed and how audiences and users respond to them. Informed by world-class research and taught within a creative art school environment, the course will enable you to explore the latest debates through practice-based projects using social media, photography, video and blogging. You'll learn from leading researchers and external practitioners, gaining industry insights through guest lectures, behind-the-scenes visits and field trips. With a strong emphasis on employability, the course will help you to develop your professional profile in preparation for a role in the creative and communications industries, while its academic rigour means it is also excellent preparation for doctoral research.
MA: Upper second class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University
Core Modules: Professional and Academic Skills, Critical Media Practice, Global Media: Ideas and Debates, Global Media: Industries and Technologies. Optional Modules: Sustainability, Creative Thinking & Problem Solving, Digital Cultures, Entrepreneurship, Experimental Publishing, Exploring the Visual Language of Display, Global Marketing, Visual Culture.
Assessment methods vary by module, but will include illustrated essays (essays created on a webpage with embedded videos, images, links), presentations, a portfolio linked to professional and academic skills activities, a research proposal and your final project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||17,546 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||9,250 per Year 1 (EU)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Winchester School of Art||SO23 8DL||South East|
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