In this course, you'll develop an understanding of the role of media, communication and journalism nationally and internationally, and examine how developments in media technology have had a major impact on the modern world. Throughout the programme, you will gain multimedia skills, analyse popular music, and delve into newspaper production and world cinema. Added value: Exciting opportunities exist to take part in work placements to boost your employability.
Year 1 topics include: media theory; media history; practical journalism; writing skills. Year 2 topics include: cultural industries; media, citizens and communities; newsroom production; media law and ethics: public administration; advanced multimedia skills; data journalism; journalism work placement. Year 3 topics include: broadcast journalism; international communications; journalism project; media, communications and journalism project; science journalism; campaigning journalism; world cinema: Hollywood and beyond; individuals, groups and media narratives; media power and politics; analysing popular music.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
4 - 6 years
Part Time Day
- International Baccalaureate 28
- Tariff 112
- SQA Higher
- GCE A-level
- BTEC National Diploma
- SQA Advanced Higher
- GCE AS-level
- BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
- Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 114
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
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