Taught course

Communication and Cultural Policy

Loughborough University London · Institute for Media and Creative Industries

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent overseas qualification in a social sciences, humanities or associated subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MA Communication and Cultural Policy programme explores the social, economic, political and historical context of communications and cultural policy.
Through careful analysis of current research and theory, our MA Communication and Cultural Policy programme will enable you to develop knowledge of effective communication strategies and cultural polices in a changing global and national environment.
You will explore the debates surrounding the implications of communications and cultural policies for democracy, equality, and the economy, and will gain exposure to various industry settings, to best prepare for employment in a range of professional environments.
Alongside teaching on communication and cultural policy, our MA Communication and Cultural Policy programme will enable you to take part in the Collaborative Project module, where you will work as part of a small team to research and build solutions to a business problem, supported by a team of project tutors, clients and staff. Previous clients include Foster + Partners, Speedo, The London Legacy Development Corporation as well as many other companies, start-ups and charities.

Information for international students

All applicants for admission to Loughborough University must have a qualification in English language before they can be admitted to any course or programme, whether their first language is English or not. Further information is available on the Loughborough University website.

English language requirements

  • IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for further information on fees and funding.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 3818 0777