Media, Data and Society MA

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months   Part-time: 24 months
  • Programme start: September 2022
  • Entry requirements: A good 2.1 or a first-class degree in Communication Studies, Social Sciences or other Humanities, or a technical background in Computer Science, IT or equivalent. Other subjects and/or appropriate postgraduate experience/employment also considered.
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Career prospects

Graduates may find employment in a number of industries connected to data in different ways. Opportunities for data analysis, digital journalism, and data visualisation exist in sectors such as research and development, PR, marketing and advertising, consulting, and publishing, among others.

The programme also provides a strong platform from which to progress to further research at PhD level that is supported and supervised by colleagues at the Department of Communication and Media.