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Course summary

MA Global Media Management explores how the internet, social networks and mobile media are transforming the way news, entertainment and communications are produced and consumed. Covering contemporary topics ranging from gamification to citizen journalism, you will learn about communication strategies and management practices and explore the latest debates through projects using social media, photography, video and blogging. A strong focus on employability will help you develop your professional profile for media and communications roles such as digital strategist, media planner, brand manager and content strategist.


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Assessment method

You'll be assessed through essays, presentations, a portfolio, a research proposal and a final project.

Entry requirements

Upper second class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5with no component below 6.0

All programmes at the University of Southampton are taught and assessed in the medium of English (other than those in modern foreign languages). Therefore, all applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Sponsorship information

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Global Media Management at University of Southampton - UCAS