Taught course

Media and Communications Management (Vietnam)

Institution
University of Stirling · Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

First Degree and/or three years' professional experience.

Months of entry

October, March

Course content

The course is delivered in English by Stirling academics, with teaching assistantship by Western-educated local media specialists, and involves both intensive face-to-face teaching and online instruction. Throughout the course, students will attend lectures, seminars and discussions by/with leading media personalities in Vietnam. The full-time course takes 16 months to complete and the part-time version takes 27 months. Students completing the course will be awarded a University of Stirling’s MSc in Media and Communications Management degree. We are currently recruiting for the next intake, to be started in October 2013.

Course Objectives

Students completing the course will be awarded a University of Stirling’s MSc in Media and Communications Management degree (180 Scottish Qualifications Framework points [SCQF]). We also offer the Diploma for those who successfully complete six modules (120 SCQF) and the Certificate for those who successfully complete three modules (60 SCQF). Internationally oriented and comparative in approach, the learning outcomes include:

  • a theoretical and case study-based foundation in communications management, including marketing, branding, internal and crisis management; media economics, finance and business management strategy.
  • appropriate management skills and an analytical perspective on the communications and media industries
  • training in appropriate research methodologies, both quantitative and qualitative

Information for international students

IELTS 6; English exam available.

Fees and funding

http://www.stir.ac.uk/postgraduate/financial-information

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
27 months
full time
16 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Matthew Hibberd
Email
m.j.hibberd@stir.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1786 466224