Entry requirements

An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in the social sciences or humanities. Applicants with appropriate professional expertise will also be considered.

Overseas qualification equivalencies can be found here.

Months of entry


Course content

The programme offers a comprehensive understanding of social sciences, media, and cultural analysis.

Interdisciplinary in conception, it provides students with a critical introduction to key areas of media and cultural analysis, including the media and political economy; modernity and post-modernity; and cultural difference, prejudice and power.

While there are several core modules, students undertake research directly related to their specialist interests in the dissertation.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
Total £7,250
International students
Total: EU £7,250 Non EU £16,100

Please see the funding page for more details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
(0)1509 223365