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Gender, Media and Culture

London School of Economics and Political Science

12 months
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24456 GBP/year
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About

The Gender, Media and Culture programme from London School of Economics and Political Science employs a gender perspective to critically examine such questions as how representations in the media may reinforce or subvert social roles and ideologies; how gendered forms of address and identification have been theorised across different visual and print cultures.

Overview

In addition to the core units in gender theory, media and communication, and gender and media representation, you can choose from a range of options offered by the Department of Gender Studies and the Department of Media and Communications. 

You are encouraged to interrogate a variety of theoretical and methodological approaches to the gendered analysis of contemporary media and culture. 

Graduates are able to bring highly desirable gender analysis skills to a wide variety of settings, including: the media and publishing, government departments, international institutions, charities, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), private consultancy firms and education.

Careers

The interdisciplinary nature of the Gender, Media and Culture programme from London School of Economics and Political Science means that you will be equipped with a broad range of knowledge and skills that can be applied in a variety of areas. Graduates are able to bring highly desirable gender analysis skills to a wide variety of settings, including: the media and publishing, government departments, international institutions (including the EU), charities, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), private consultancy firms and education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Gender Theories in the Modern World: An Interdisciplinary Approach
  • Gender and Media Representation
  • Dissertation - Independent Research Project
  • Theories and Concepts in Media and Communications 
  • Communication: Culture and Approaches
  • Methods of Research in Media and Communications (including Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis)
  • Gender, Knowledge and Research Practice
  • Qualitative Research with Digital and Visual Data
  • Mediated Feminisms
  • Qualitative Text and Discourse Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in social science, or relevant humanities discipline.

Tuition Fee

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    24456 GBP/year
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    15816 GBP/year
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Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
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Funding

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