Digital Media and Society

Digital Media and Society

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: April 30
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: £16,950
Domestic tuition: £7,000

Program overview

This MSc Digital Media and Society has a strong emphasis on understanding the contemporary environment of multi-platform content development, and the potential of multi-channel networks and their consumption. The course will equip you with the skills and experience to become a digital media expert, providing an ideal pathway to a successful digital career across a range of different sectors. The MSc is part of the growing research and teaching portfolio in digital. With this course, you’ll gain transferable skills for a digital career, with the flexibility to choose your own learning pathway and learning goals.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

A minimum of a second class Honours degree (2:1 preferred) or equivalent in a computing, communications, or information technology or art-based/social sciences subject with a significant information technology component. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate work experience are encouraged to apply. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in each skill; Pearson Test of English (Academic) 54 overall with a minimum of 51 in each sub-skill; IBT TOEFL 78 overall with a minimum of 17 in listening, 18 in reading, 20 in speaking and 17 in writing.

Career opportunities

The creative and digital sectors within Scotland and the UK are steadily growing and need highly-skilled university graduates. Digital competency in a range of fields is essential, both now and in the future. This MSc Digital Media and Society takes an interdisciplinary approach to teaching the skills and knowledge needed for success in a multi-sectoral job environment. You’ll graduate with an up-to-date knowledge of the fast-changing pace of digital technologies, media industries and the socio-economic underpinnings of global connectivity. This course creates global (and globally-aware) citizens originating from a variety of international backgrounds.

Campus location

Stirling , United Kingdom

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