|Study location||United Kingdom, Newcastle City Campus|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
good results in Mathematics
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
The BA (Hons) Mass Communication with Public Relations pathway course is an innovative media-based degree that allows you to develop specialist knowledge of the concepts, theories, practices and methods that characterise contemporary media, communication, and cultural studies.
From day one, you will be supported in developing a critical understanding of the key developments within mass communication approaches including global media, new media and technology, audience research, production techniques and reporting and advertising.
You will develop your theoretical and practically knowledge, skills and abilities on a course that is underpinned by the technological advancements that shape contemporary mass communications industries.
The course’s unique framework structure allows you to tailor your interest in media towards a particular career route in PR in your third year, specialising in specific modules directly relatable to your future employment.
On graduating you will be well suited for employment across a wide range of media professions including careers in the creative and cultural industries, marketing, journalism, management, public relations and press offices.
This course is designed to instil key transferable skills that you will draw upon in your future career, whatever route you take such as communication skills, literacy skills and team work.
Graduates from this course are currently employed by high profile companies such as BBC Digital, Wolff Olins, Framestore and Nexus. The department boasts an illustrious alumni list including Neil Marshall, Episode Director of Games of Thrones and Lol Crawley, the Cinematopagrapher for Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.