Media and Communications at Regent's University London - UCAS

Regent's University London

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Regent’s University London

Media and Communications (Taught)

Course summary

This course combines traditional media studies with new practices emerging in the 21st century – teaching you how to innovate, anticipate, analyse and utilise communications across a variety of media platforms. You'll cover a range of traditional and modern communicative practices across the arts, sciences, humanities, business and industry – exploring how the field is shaped by digital advances. This interdisciplinary approach will give you a thorough grounding in media and communications: as an academic field, a cultural landscape and a complex network of industries. Examining theories, you'll discover the powerful influence media and communications can have socially, culturally and politically – gaining a critical understanding of media and transmedia creation and consumption. Looking at current global issues, you’ll develop the skills to monitor and analyse audience perceptions and interactions, and implement creative strategies to overcome challenges – using emerging tools and methods like data scraping and data visualisation. You'll choose from a variety of electives to tailor your studies to topics that interest you – from transmedia storytelling to media regulations, social media marketing, creative economies and even human connection – exploring how dating apps use algorithms to shape matches. In your final term, complete a dissertation, creative project or industry placement – consolidating your learning and gaining insights into one of the most progressive and exciting industries in the world. Graduate with the specialist knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a career in a wide range of fields, including communications, journalism, social media, research and analysis, and academia. Our alumni hold a variety of positions across journalism, social media, marketing, influencing, media planning and consultancy. Learn in London – the UK's media hub From global organisations to new start-ups, studying in London offers opportunities to engage with all aspects of the creative arena – gaining valuable work experience and meeting influential industry contacts. You’ll have direct access to creative networks, events, workshops and industry speakers, both on campus and in the city centre – exposing you to new insights and career options. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to work on live briefs with real clients looking for ideas and talent.

Assessment method

You will be assessed through a mix of individual and group assessment, including: essay, report, presentation, team negotiation, and written reflection.

How to apply

International applicants

All students pay the same tuition fees at Regent's University London, regardless of nationality. More information is available on the University website:

Entry requirements

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £20500 Whole course
International £20500 Whole course
England £20500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £20500 Whole course
Scotland £20500 Whole course
Wales £20500 Whole course
Channel Islands £20500 Whole course

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Home/EU advance deposit: £1000 (non-refundable) Non-EU advance deposit: £4,000 (non-refundable) Please visit the Regent's University London website for more information on fees:

Sponsorship information

Regent's University London offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help with the cost of tuition fees. More information is available on the University website.

Media and Communications at Regent's University London - UCAS