Global Affairs: Communication, Culture and Power

Module code: MS7006

Module co-ordinator: Dr Jessica Bain

Module Outline

This module aims to unfold the process of globalization through an examination of the economic, cultural and political elements of international communications. It will consider how notions of power and influence are or might be changing within the context of globalization and will examine how individuals engage with both politics and political entities within the globalised world and how their personal identities might be changed as a result of these relationships.


  • 5 one-hour lectures
  • 5 one-hour seminars


  • Essay, 2,500-3,000 words (100%)