Media and Communication BA (Hons)

Media and Communication BA (Hons)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Application fee: £12
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: £13,250
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

Media and Communication BA (Hons) brings together world-leading researchers in Media, Television and Cultural Studies, with experienced practitioners in the field of public relations and new media. The teaching team’s essential skills and insight make students not only aware of the media environment and the employment opportunities it provides, but also gives the opportunity to explore new dimensions of theory and research.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English or equivalent, plus one of the following: Normally 104 UCAS points from at least two A-levels or equivalent or BTEC National Diploma/ Extended Diploma at DMM or Pass in the QAA accredited Access to HE. English GCSE required as a separate qualification as equivalency is not accepted within the Access qualification. We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course or International Baccalaureate: 24+ points Portfolio Required : No Interview Required: No We welcome applications from mature students with non-standard qualifications and recognise all other equivalent and international qualifications English language – If English is not your first language we require an English language level of IELTS 6 with 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Career opportunities

Media and Communication recent graduates have gone on to work for Cosmopolitan, BBC, CBeebies, MentornMedia (Question Time), Hewlett Packard and News International. In addition, graduates have pursued careers in both the public and private sector and have gone on to work in advertising, SEO, sales, TV production, journalism, independent media, film, teaching and public relations agencies. These are all professions where knowledge of the media and good, critical communication skills are valued. Some graduates choose to continue their education by researching the media and related subjects at postgraduate Masters Degree and Doctoral levels of study.

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