University of East Anglia

BA Media Studies

4.4 fantastic 5 opinions
University of East Anglia
In Norwich (England)

Rs 8,45,498
*Guide price
Original amount in GBP:
£ 9,250

Important information

Typology Bachelor's degree
Location Norwich (England)
Start September 2019
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Norwich (England)
  • Start:
    September 2019
Description

The BA Media Studies degree explores histories and theories of media, covering a diverse range of audio-visual, print and digital communications, and examining their social and aesthetic significance.


You'll benefit from our world-leading expertise and industry experience as you explore a global range of media industries and texts.


A first year covering all the essentials in the subject is followed by second and third years offering lots of student choice, enabling you to specialise in the areas that interest you the most.


Select from topics such as popular music or celebrity culture, and choose from a wide range of creative practice options in areas such as video, sound-based media, television studio work, magazine production, digital media, or an internship.


Students develop many transferable skills on this degree, including digital literacy and communication skills, team working, and self-management, all of which open up a wide variety of careers.

Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location
Sep-2019
Norwich
University Of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norfolk, England
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Starts Sep-2019
Location
Norwich
University Of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norfolk, England
See map

Opinions

4.4
fantastic
Course rating
99%
Recommended
4.6
excellent
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

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Anonymous
22/01/2013
What I would highlight: They offer plenty of opportunities and has many strenghts in areas including research, creative writing and science. It is near a friendly city, set in lovely countryside with rabbits and a lake.
What could be improved:
Course taken: January 2013
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
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Steven usuarioanonimo@emagister.com
22/01/2016
What I would highlight: Nice bars to hang out. International friends are fantastic and easy to talk to.
What could be improved:
Course taken: January 2016
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
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Zryan Hussein
22/12/2017
What I would highlight: UEA is one of the best choice for academic opportunities. They have the best teaching staff. The University campus is good too.
What could be improved:
Course taken: December 2017
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
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What you'll learn on the course

Beginners French
Beginners German
Beginners Spanish
Arabic
Sign language
Staff
Sound
Media Studies
University
Media
Music
Production

Course programme


Year 1

Compulsory Study (120 credits)

  • BROADCASTING
  • DIGITAL MEDIA: CONCEPTS, TECHNOLOGIES AND CULTURES
  • MEDIA HISTORY
  • MEDIA INDUSTRIES
  • MEDIA REPRESENTATION
  • THEORISING MEDIA AND CULTURE


Year 2

Compulsory Study (40 credits)

  • CONTEMPORARY MEDIASCAPES
  • RESEARCHING MEDIA

Option A Study (60 - 80 credits)

  • ADAPTATION AND TRANSMEDIA STORYTELLING
  • ANIMATION
  • DIGITAL MEDIA: THEORY AND PRACTICE
  • DOCUMENTARY: HISTORY, THEORY, CRITICISM
  • FILM AND VIDEO PRODUCTION
  • GENDER AND THE MEDIA
  • POPULAR MUSIC
  • PROMOTIONAL CULTURE
  • RECEPTION STUDIES: HISTORY, THEORY AND TRANSCULTURAL CONTEXTS
  • TELEVISION STUDIO PRODUCTION
  • THEORISING TELEVISION

Option B Study (0 - 20 credits)

  • ADVANCED ENGLISH I - B2 CEFR
  • ADVANCED ENGLISH II - B2 CEFR
  • AMERICAN MUSIC
  • BEGINNERS' ARABIC I
  • BEGINNERS' ARABIC I (SPRING START)
  • BEGINNERS' ARABIC II
  • BEGINNERS' CHINESE I
  • BEGINNERS' CHINESE I (SPRING START)
  • BEGINNERS' CHINESE II
  • BEGINNERS' FRENCH I - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' FRENCH I - A1 CEFR (SPRING START)
  • BEGINNERS' FRENCH II - A2 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' GERMAN I (SPRING START) - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' GERMAN I - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' GERMAN II - A2 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' GREEK I - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' GREEK II - A2 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' ITALIAN I - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' ITALIAN II - A2 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' JAPANESE I
  • BEGINNERS' JAPANESE I (SPRING START)
  • BEGINNERS' JAPANESE II
  • BEGINNERS' RUSSIAN I - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' RUSSIAN II - A2 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' SPANISH I - A1 CEFR
  • BEGINNERS' SPANISH I - A1 CEFR (SPRING START)
  • BEGINNERS' SPANISH II - A2 CEFR
  • INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I - A2 CEFR
  • INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II - A2/B1 CEFR
  • INTERMEDIATE GERMAN I - A2 CEFR
  • INTERMEDIATE GERMAN II - A2/B1 CEFR
  • INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I - A2 CEFR
  • INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II - A2/B1 CEFR
  • INTRODUCTION TO BRITISH SIGN LANGUAGE I
  • INTRODUCTION TO BRITISH SIGN LANGUAGE I (SPRING START)
  • INTRODUCTION TO BRITISH SIGN LANGUAGE II
  • LOOKING AT PICTURES: PHOTOGRAPHY AND VISUAL CULTURE IN THE USA
  • MEDIA, GLOBALISATION AND CULTURE


Year 3

Compulsory Study (30 credits)

  • FILM, TELEVISION AND MEDIA STUDIES DISSERTATION (SPRING)
  • FILM, TELEVISION AND MEDIA STUDIES: DISSERTATION (AUTUMN)

Option A Study (60 - 90 credits)

  • COMICS: AN AMERICAN ART
  • CREATIVE WORK IN THE MEDIA INDUSTRIES
  • GENERATION AND THE MEDIA
  • INVESTIGATING AUDIENCES: PARTICIPATORY CULTURES AND IMMERSIVE MEDIA
  • MAGAZINES
  • MEDIA AND THE BODY
  • TELEVISION COMEDY

Option B Study (0 - 30 credits)

  • MEDIA PRACTICE PROJECT (AUTUMN)
  • MEDIA PRACTICE PROJECT (SPRING)

Additional information



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