Taught course

Independent Study: Leicester Media School

Institution
De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics
Qualifications
MAMSc

Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent of a 2:2 or above honours degree, typically in a media, humanities, technology, science or related subject area. We welcome non-standard applications from a wide range of areas, and all non-standard applications will be carefully considered.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Leicester Media School Independent Study MA/MSc provides you with an opportunity to design your own individual programme of master’s level study within the Leicester Media School (LMS), while being supported and supervised by renowned national and international scholars. You will have the flexibility to tailor the course to your interests, with a structure that fits into your lifestyle and the opportunity to choose your exit award. You can design the course to fit around your career aspirations; example subject specialisms include journalism, media and communication, film, social media, new media technology, community media, radio and TV production, graphics, animation, creative technologies and game art. You will benefit from a variety of research fields across the Leicester Media School, ensuring that you can draw upon a wide range of subject expertise including our Institute of Creative Technologies, Media Discourse Group and Cinema and Television History Research Centre.

MODULES

• Online Research Methods

• Research Project Proposal

• First Negotiated Module

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Qualification and course duration

MA

distance learning
36-60 months
full time
12-30 months
part time
24 months

MSc

distance learning
36-60 months
full time
12-30 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
askus@dmu.ac.uk