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Media and Communications (Media and Communication Governance)

London School of Economics and Political Science

12 months
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This Media and Communications (Media and Communication Governance) programme from London School of Economics and Political Science offers an intensive, year-long exploration of the governance and regulation of media and communication, including internet and digital platforms, press freedom, telecommunications, broadcasting and the converging media.

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Overview

When urgent questions are being asked, after controversies such as the Edward Snowden revelations, about government’s influence on the internet and the power of media corporations, the content of this programme has never been more relevant.

The Media and Communications (Media and Communication Governance) programme from London School of Economics and Political Science offers a broad-based understanding of the institutions and regulations that structure the development of media and communication systems, and covers policy, legal and economic aspects of media and communication services. It provides an up-to-date engagement with the latest developments in research on media and communications, specifically relating to communications governance at regional, national and international levels. It has a strong focus on international comparison, including at the European level, with opportunities to take courses in the Departments of Media and Communications, Government and Law.

In addition, you will have the opportunity to take full advantage of London’s status as the leading global media industry city. 

Careers

On graduating, our students enter a variety of careers in the UK and abroad, including broadcasting, journalism, advertising, new media industries, political marketing, market research, regulation and policy, media management and research in both the public and private sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories and Concepts in Media and Communications
  • Media and Communications Governance
  • Methods of Research in Media and Communications
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 degree or equivalent in social science, or degree in another field with professional experience in the media and communications field. Exceptionally, professional experience alone

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23520 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    23520 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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