Birmingham City University

Media and Cultural Studies - MA

Birmingham City University
In Billingham

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Typology Master
Location Billingham
Duration 1 Year
  • Master
  • Billingham
  • Duration:
    1 Year

Our MA Media and Cultural Studies course is designed to help you to develop careers as an academic or as a professional cultural or media worker. The course has emerged out of the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research and focuses on the expertise of scholars actively involved in a range of live research projects. You’ll be encouraged to develop as an internationally-minded research professional.

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Cleveland, England
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Cleveland, England
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· What are the objectives of this course?

You will have the opportunity of becoming involved in live research projects and scholarly activities within Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research. Areas of expertise include Jazz and Aesthetics working with the London Jazz Festival; Evaluating Cultural Leadership and Diversity; audience engagement projects funded by Nesta.

· Who is it intended for?

OpportUNIty: Student Jobs on Campus ensures that our students are given a first opportunity to fill many part-time temporary positions within the University. This allows you to work while you study with us, fitting the job around your course commitments. By taking part in the scheme, you will gain valuable experiences and employability skills, enhancing your prospects in the job market.

· Requirements

Applicants should have a first degree or equivalent at 2:1, or above, or have considerable experience in a related field and be able to demonstrate outstanding ability and potential.

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3.5 25/05/2019
About the course: The support is good at the university for international students. Overall it is a good university.
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What you'll learn on the course

Cultural Studies
Television Production
Media Production
Audio Production
Audio industry
Production skills

Course programme


Cultural Theory

20 credits

Creative Industries and Cultural Policy

20 credits

Professional Development

20 credits

Researching Media Cultures

20 credits

Research in Practice

20 credits

Professional Practice

20 credits

Major Project (MA by Practice or MA by Dissertation)

60 credits

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