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Master of Mass Communications
Master of Mass Communications

Master of Mass Communications

  • ID:LC440207
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirement

  • Have a good honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate subject from a recognised university or HE institution.

English Requirements

  • IELTS overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each element
  • TOEFL iBT - Listening: 17, Reading: 18, Speaking: 20, Writing: 17
  • Pearson PTE - Listening: 59, Reading: 59, Speaking: 59, Writing: 59

Course Information

As elements of mass media converge, a broad understanding of the interconnectedness of the industry becomes increasingly useful.

This course examines key issues of media and communication through units addressing central aspects of media.

You can tailor the course to your own interests through the final project, in the form of a dissertation, based on a media research project.

  • Study with specialists in media theory, media and audience studies, radio, political communications and social media, using case studies selected from real-world media output.
  • Explore areas of media including: media theories and methods; media institutions and how they operates within regulations and policies; the central issues and concepts informing the study of the media in a cultural diverse environment as the nowadays society.
  • Develop your specialist knowledge in areas of the media of specific interest to you.
  • Gain from our 15 years’ research experience and expertise in media and journalism.
  • Benefit from a degree that gives you valuable transferable and relevant skills enabling you to pursue careers in broadcasting, journalism, arts administration, photography, theatre, research, marketing, PR, sales and advertising, design and writing, or enable you to continue to an MPhil or PhD research degree.

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  • Current Research In Mass Communications (MED028-6) Compulsory
  • Final Project In Mass Communications (MED031-6) Compulsory
  • Media And International Development (MED026-6) Compulsory
  • Media Institutions Structures And Policies (MED029-6) Compulsory
  • Research Methods (MED030-6) Compulsory
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

The qualification will be of value to anyone seeking employment in the media. The media industry is a rapidly changing field and an understanding of the ways in which the media can be analysed is an important transferable skill.

The project work on the course provides the opportunity to make professional and industry contacts and develop specialist knowledge of specific areas of the media.

Typical areas that Mass Communications graduates find work in include broadcasting, journalism, education, development, arts administration, photography, theatre, research, PR and advertising, design, writing

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance-Single: 300 GBP/year

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