Media and Communications MSc

Brunel University London

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OverviewHow does the media shape culture and society? What role does the media play in people’s lives? Are audiences now producers? Are young people disconnected from traditional politics?On this course you’ll explore the answers to these questions and many more. You’ll focus on the rapid changes in global media and communications and their social and cultural consequences within an international context. You’ll have the opportunity to meet professionals working in the broadcast, advertising ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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69th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
62nd
CUG subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2022
72nd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP, OCT
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Entry requirements
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Details
A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in a Media/Communications-related subject (Media, Communications, Cultural Studies, Politics) preferably in the field of Sociology.

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£9,650 per year
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£9,650 per year
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£17,875 per year
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Latest Communication Studies reviews

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21 Nov 19

Media and Communications MSc

So far Brunel has been amazing. I have enjoyed most of my time and I have found forever friends. My favourite part is...
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27 Nov 18

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good teachers good societies lots of fun and locos is good one it’s a lot of fun to be around brunel everyone is so...

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Brunel University London
CUG ranking
62nd
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Based in Uxbridge, on the outskirts of west London, Brunel University London offers over 100 specialist postgraduate courses, which you can study both full-time and part-time. Nearly 14,000 students study at Brunel, with nearly 3,500 of those studying at postgraduate level, and 15% of their attendees are mature students. Brunel is comprised of three colleges Engineering, Design & Physical Sciences Business, Arts & Social Sciences Health & Life Sciences It also has three research institutes: Environment, Health and Societies Energy Futures Materials and Manufacturing Brunel is also in the top quarter of UK research universities, with research into education, cancer genetics, macroeconomics and random systems, along with recently-added topics such as performing arts and journalism.

Where you'll study

Brunel University London

Kingston Lane Uxbridge
Hillingdon
UB8 3PH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Uxbridge Vine Street  0.5 miles away

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