Mass Communications

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The MA in Mass Communications offered by Unicaf Scholarships investigates the significance of media forms, the systems within which they operate and the challenges they face.


The MA in Mass Communications programme offered by Unicaf Scholarships will explore mass communications across a range of media forms including: entertainment media, broadcast and digital, public relations, advertising and journalism. The programme will address issues of policy, governance, professional practice, international communication flows, digitalisation, political economy, cultural practice and research methods. The programme aims to provide a progressive and challenging curriculum that is informed by contemporary research and responsive to the changing nature of the Communication industries.Employability

Further your career prospects

Are you fascinated by the media world? Do you want a career in journalism, TV, radio or internet broadcasting? Stand out from the crowd with a UK Master’s in Mass Communications from Liverpool John Moores University for the career and life of your dreams. Engagement with this vibrant and innovative programme of study will provide you with a portfolio of skills that will be valuable for working in a range of media industries. The postgraduate research training that is integral to this course will also enable you to pursue further study at doctoral level. Former students who have studied Mass Communications at LJMU have gone on to work in advertising, marketing, public relations, arts administration, publishing, industry, retail, leisure, charitable organisation.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Theories Concepts & Debates in Mass Communications
  • Digital Cultures
  • New Media: Policy and Practice
  • Perspectives on Mass Communication Research Methods
  • Mass Communications Dissertation

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An accredited UK 2.2 Honours degree or international equivalent.
  • Official transcripts from all universities, colleges institutions attended.
  • English Proficiency: IELTS 6.0 or international equivalent.
  • Personal Statement
  • Up to date CV
  • Two references (academic or professional)

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Partial Scholarships Available.

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