Communications and Globalisation

Module code: MS7503

Module co-ordinator: Dr Vincent Campbell

Module Outline

Through this module students will acquire a critical understanding of different approaches to the study of the media in relation to processes of political, economic or social development. Specific topics include nationhood, nationalism and national identity; imperialism, dependency and globalization, and a critical evaluation of ‘alternative’ uses of media.


  • Written assignment, 2,000-3,000 words (100%)