MA Applied Media Studies


The MA in Applied Media Studies is a two-year, part-time Master?s programme, which concentrates on the application of academic theories and concepts to practical communications challenges encountered in public, NGO, voluntary and community organisations.

The programme combines modules in media theory with community based learning, community based research and media advocacy.

The programme is ideal for:

  • Professionals in public, NGO and voluntary sector organisations who wish to develop media advocacy skills
  • Professionals involved in community organisations and community-based learning
  • Educators interested in developing their knowledge of media studies and media literacy pedagogy

Entry Requirements:

Applicants should hold a minimum qualification of a 2.2 in an honours degree. Exceptions to this condition may be permitted if an appropriate level of prior learning can be demonstrated.

The deadline for applications is 11th September 2009 however earlier applications are encouraged as it is anticipated that places will fill quickly.

For further information contact: Eddie Brennan 087 964 05 33

Application details and forms are available on:

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