University of Sussex
Media Practice for Development and Social Change
A 1st or upper 2nd Class undergraduate Honours Degree in an appropriate discipline. We also welcome applicants who do not have this academic qualification but who have work experience in the field of development or media. The latter applicants will be shortlisted on the basis of their CV and a personal statement to demonstrate analytical and writing skills.
You take 2 core modules in the autumn term and 2 options in the spring term. Autumn term: Critical perspectives on development and social change; producing media for development and social change. Spring term: You choose 1 option from: Activism for development and social justice; activist media practice; knowledge, power and resistance; migration, inequality and social change; new developments in digital media; new moving screens; photography, documentary, landscape, politics; poverty, vulnerability and the global economy; research and project development; research and prototyping: interactive practice; sexuality and development. Summer term: You choose 1 option from: Dissertation with placement; dissertation: media and development; media development project; project with placement.
Assessment consists of a variety of practical media projects, critical reflection reports, presentations, essays and the final project in the form you have chosen: work placement, independent media project, or written dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,450 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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