Taught course

Global Media Management

University of Southampton · Winchester School of Art

Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
English Language: Overall IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Months of entry


Course content

MA Global Media Management explores how the internet, social networks and mobile media are transforming the way news, entertainment and communications are produced and consumed. Covering contemporary topics ranging from gamification to citizen journalism, you will learn about communication strategies and management practices and explore the latest debates through projects using social media, photography, video and blogging. A strong focus on employability will help you develop your professional profile for media and communications roles such as digital strategist, media planner, brand manager and content strategist.

Core modules include: Professional and Academic Skills; Critical Media Practice; Global Media: Ideas and Debates; Global Media: Industries and Technologies; Final Project. Optional modules include: Sustainability in Business and Design; Creative Thinking and Problem Solving; Digital Cultures; Entrepreneurship; Experimental Publishing; Exploring the Visual Language of Display; Global Marketing; Visual Culture.

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

+44 (0)23 8059 4393