Taught course

Global Intercultural Communication

Institution
University of East Anglia · School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies (PPL)
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

  • Degree Subject Humanities or Social Sciences
  • Degree Classification UK BA (Hons) 2.1 or equivalent

Students for whom English is a Foreign language

We welcome applications from students whose first language is not English. To ensure such students benefit from postgraduate study, we require evidence of proficiency in English. Our usual entry requirements are as follows:

  • IELTS: 6.5 (minimum 6.0 in all components)
  • PTE (Pearson): 62 (minimum 55 in all components)

Test dates should be within two years of the course start date.

Other tests, including Cambridge English exams and the Trinity Integrated Skills in English are also accepted by the university. The full list of accepted tests can be found here: Accepted English Language Tests

INTO UEA also run pre-sessional courses which can be taken prior to the start of your course. For further information and to see if you qualify please contact intopre-sessional@uea.ac.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

Today we’re in a world where language and cultural exchanges continue to become more complex and frequent in our everyday lives. This has led to a need to understand intercultural communication on a deeper level and how we can use this more efficiently.

We welcome students from a range of backgrounds across the humanities and social sciences, who are able to bring the value of these learnings to the field of global intercultural communication.

Structure – The course can be taught over either one-year full-time or two-years part-time and you will be able to take a mix of compulsory and optional modules to give you a solid foundation in key areas as well as specialise in your interests.

Teaching – You will be able to complete a dissertation on a subject of your choice with the support of academic staff.

You will be also be involved in a range of research skill workshops so that you are as equipped and prepared as possible during and after your time at UEA.

Information for international students

Students for whom English is a Foreign language

We welcome applications from students whose first language is not English. To ensure such students benefit from postgraduate study, we require evidence of proficiency in English. Our usual entry requirements are as follows:

  • IELTS: 6.5 (minimum 6.0 in all components)
  • PTE (Pearson): 62 (minimum 55 in all components)

Test dates should be within two years of the course start date.

Other tests, including Cambridge English exams and the Trinity Integrated Skills in English are also accepted by the university. The full list of accepted tests can be found here: Accepted English Language Tests

INTO UEA also run pre-sessional courses which can be taken prior to the start of your course. For further information and to see if you qualify please contact intopre-sessional@uea.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
enquiries@uea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1603 591515