The typical entry requirement is a first degree in a relevant discipline, normally a lower second or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.
Months of entry
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The MA in Digital Media offers an innovative interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approach to contemporary technology and new media, drawing upon expertise in Media and Communication Studies.
The MA examines some of the key issues confronting twenty-first century global societies through a dynamic programme that combines theoretical and applied perspectives.
Students will be encouraged to apply media theory, political and social theory and research tools in analysing and understanding digital media. The MA explores key historical, policy and practice dimensions of new media as well as focusing on research methodologies for those undertaking research on digital media and technology.
Modules typically include:
• The Digital Revolution
• The Digital Edge: Contemporary Issues and Trends
• PR Branding and Promotion
• Global Media
• The Business and Politics of Digital Media
• Professional and Promotional Writing
• Comparative Journalism
• Online Journalism
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Collge of Arts and Humanities
- +44 (0)1792 606752