Media and communications have never played a more important role in society. You can gain a profound understanding of how it drives the global economy, shapes individual identities and defines contemporary social life - knowledge which is highly valued by employers in the media industry, social media, entertainment and other fields.
By studying Media and Communications with us you will be studying Media through a Sociological lens means you will understand the subject from a broad perspective looking at data, policy and cultural influence. You can also benefit from our location, based in the heart of London - home to some of the world’s leading media organisations.
The subject can prepare you for a range of exciting careers in fields like broadcasting, advertising, marketing, PR, NGOs, fundraising and journalism.
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How to become a journalist
Whichever type of journalism you choose, you will work with stories, communicating with an audience through a variety of media.