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MA Media and International Development

University of East Anglia UEA

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    University of East Anglia UEA

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Key topics addressed in this course include behaviour change communication, participatory communication, press freedom, NGO fundraising and representations of development.?

In recent years, we’ve had an impressive line-up of seminars, lectures and workshops from organisations including Save the Children, DFID and WaterAid.?

In addition, students can attend professional skills courses such as Participatory Photography and Introduction to Fundraising and get involved with UEA societies such as UEATV, Concrete Magazine and Live Wire.?

You’ll find this course relevant if you’ve recently completed undergraduate study with an interest in the relationship between media and development, or if you’ve already worked in the media or in the field of development.?

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Get to grips with a fascinating subject on this innovative programme. You’ll address current theories, practice and research surrounding the relationship between media and development, and you’ll have the freedom to choose from a wide range of specialist optional modules and training courses.?

This Masters programme has three specialist modules - Media and International Development (MID), Media and Development in Practice (MADIP) and Global Media Studies (GMS).?

This core content is taught by specialist staff with expertise in media and development across a range of thematic areas including refugees and communication, humanitarian journalism, charity campaigns and more. Past graduates have gone on to work in a range of fields including humanitarian communication, NGO communications, development journalism, media development, journalism and academia.?

Application deadline

01-06-2021

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 17,100per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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University of East Anglia UEA

  • University League Table

    22nd

  • Campus address

    University of East Anglia UEA, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, England

UEA is a highly-respected university. Its beautiful campus is surrounded by English countryside and provides a safe and friendly place to live and study.
Join a welcoming and diverse community of international students. Students get all the support they need, before and after they apply.
Located in beautiful parkland, UEA is also just a short bus ride away from the centre of Norwich, a buzzing yet historic city.

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    36th out of 86 2

    38th out of 105

  • Entry standards

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    70.0 70%

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    26
  • Student satisfaction

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    3.96 79%

    53rd

    4
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    133 70%

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  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    64.0 64%

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    60
  • Student satisfaction

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    3.89 78%

    80th

    42
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    129 58%

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    78.0 78%

    36th

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  • Student satisfaction

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    4.18 84%

    15th

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    70.0 70%

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    4.02 80%

    31st

    5
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  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.60 72%

    102nd

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