12 months
14895 GBP/year
9620 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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On this Global Communication and Media course at Sheffield Hallam University, you’ll gain a broad understanding of modern media and communication, and develop the skills you need for a career in these fields.


You’ll develop specialist knowledge, and become a researcher in your own right. From there, you’ll be ready to launch a rewarding career, or enter doctoral study.

Future careers

This Global Communication and Media course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • new media organisations
  • international social media management
  • press and media organisations
  • international news agencies
  • governmental departments
  • journalism and campaign management
  • public relations
  • charity sector campaigning
  • advocacy
  • academia
  • teaching

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Global Media Developments
  • Media And Communication: Theories And Debates
  • Media Representations And World Perspectives
  • Research Methods And Skills For Media, Arts, Arts Management And Global Communication
  • Think Free: Contemporary Issues In Digital Cultures
  • Understanding Audiences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above in Communications, Media, Journalism, Public Relations, History, International Relations, Politics, or related field. In some circumstances, students without traditional undergraduate qualifications will be considered. It is envisaged that these applicants will have relevant work experience.
  • Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.5 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14895 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14895 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9620 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9620 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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