Postgraduate programmes

Media and communication is truly dynamic and far-reaching - it has real sociological, psychological and technological implications.

Our courses draw strongly on specialist expertise and thinking, fostering industry-ready graduates able to meet the needs of this fast-paced, ever-changing field.

Taught courses

Digital Media and Society MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you want to understand the impact digital media and technologies are having on society and develop a range of research skills relevant for analysing digital media trends and phenomena.

Global Media and Communication MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you want to understand the relationship between the processes of globalisation and communications and how they shape our world.

Mass Communications MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you want to gain a deeper understanding of the theoretical and methodological approaches to the rapidly changing field of media and communication research.

Media and Advertising MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you want to explore advertising in its complexity and in a global perspective, as a cultural phenomenon that plays a crucial role in contemporary society.

Media, Culture and Society MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you are interested in studying media, communication and sociology at an advanced level and learning from some of the leading researchers in this academic field.

Media, Gender and Social Justice MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you are passionate about the power of media and communication for challenging inequalities in social institutions, and want to learn how to use them to effect change in the world.

Media and Public Relations MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you want to gain a critical understanding of the practices and outcomes of public relations within the context of rapidly changing media environments.

Graduate careers

Many of our Masters students go onto research degrees, but graduates have also embarked upon careers in which having a Masters has helped their advancement to higher positions. Our graduates have also entered teaching, finance industries, telecommunications, media production and the military in a wide variety of countries.