Investigate comprehensive theoretical approaches to media in the modern world through this new interdisciplinary Master's in Media and Creative Cultures. This MA in Media and Creative Cultures explores the latest digital and media research methods and helps you engage with critical materials and cultural developments. You'll not only analyse media, but also create and curate media, assisted by innovative research projects and visits to media institutions across London. You're also encouraged to engage with London's pioneering cultural and media scene, with its many festivals, exhibitions, installations, conferences and workshops. Our Media and Creative Cultures MA is the result of several years of research in the fast-developing field of media and creativity. With roots in cultural studies, philosophy, political science, fashion studies, activism, and digital technology, the course offers a comprehensive approach to media in the modern world. What you should know about this course
- It offers an informed, critical and creative approach to communication, media, film and cultural studies. Explore the relationship between media and creative cultures within a cultural context.
- You'll develop your research and creative abilities to a high standard, preparing you to engage with dynamic digital and creative cultural sectors.
- The course will suit graduates seeking personal and professional development in the evolving media industry.
- Combine theoretical studies about developments in media with collaborative work with creative industries across London.
All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.
All assessments are based on your course work and project work. Some courses have assessments, which provide feedback to help you monitor progress.
How to apply
The University of Greenwich accepts a broad range of international qualifications for admission to our courses.
You should have an undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above in a relevant subject. If you have a good honours degree in another discipline, we may consider your application if your profile and motivation indicate a substantial interest in the fields of media and creativity. You will need an open mind towards interdisciplinary work and to be capable of theoretical and methodological rigour. You will need to provide a personal statement and academic/professional references indicating your suitability for the course. You should also consider areas of interest that you could explore during your studies, prior to attending an interview. Interview: in all cases, admission is dependent upon an interview to discuss your suitability to the course. References: Two academic/professional references indicating your potential for success on the course. Personal statement: An appropriate personal statement (800-1,000 words) which outlines in general terms an area of interest that would provide the focus of study and with reference to the following guideline headings: 1. A research area of interest or a provisional title 2. Background experience directly or indirectly relevant to the proposed research area of study 3. Consideration about how your research might be done (even though this may change later) and any possible outcomes 4. Evidence of an initial exploration in the area of the project and reference to research that has already been carried out by yourself and/or others.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
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