Society, Culture and Media at University of Exeter - UCAS

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Course summary

  • Explore a wide range of media from an intersectional perspective and learn how media are produced, evaluated and consumed
  • Understand the relations between different media and power and the ways in which media, and more generally culture, inform human agency and subjectivity
  • Analyse portrayals of gender, class, race and sexuality in news and broadcasting, the entertainment industry, celebrity culture, advertising and gaming, among others
  • Join a truly multicultural and culturally enriching postgraduate and research environment
  • Develop a wide range of key transferrable skills that are highly valued by employers within a range of professions
To learn more about modules, assessment methods, facilities and our staff research expertise please visit our course page.


For a full list of compulsory and optional modules please visit our course page.

Assessment method

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How to apply

International applicants

Our International Student Support can help you with what you need to do before you arrive and when you get here as a new international student. They offer ongoing support throughout your studies whether that be setting up a bank account or arranging healthcare. Our Global Chums Buddy Scheme and our Intercultural Cafe provide opportunities to meet staff and connect with students. INTO University of Exeter provide pre-sessional English courses for international students as well as free insessional support. For more information about entry requirements, bursaries and scholarships and how to apply please visit our course page.

Entry requirements

We are looking for graduates with a 2:2 Honours degree with 53% or above in sociology, anthropology, statistics, data or English. While we normally only accept applicants who meet this criterion, if your first degree is in a different discipline, you are coming from a different academic background which is equivalent to degree level, or have relevant work experience, we would welcome your application. All applicants should provide a personal statement explaining their interest in the programme and how it fits with their earlier studies. For full details, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our course page.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

In addition to tuition fees and living costs, your programme of study may have other costs associated with it, such as laboratory equipment or field trips. For more information about fees and additional costs please visit our course page.

Sponsorship information

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit our course page.

Society, Culture and Media at University of Exeter - UCAS