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Media and Communications, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

In our BA in Media and Communications, you’ll learn more than just the technical side of media production. We’ll teach you how to understand your own creative process and create work that’s truly one-of-a-kind.

As a student, you’ll learn the Transcendental Meditation technique. This evidence-based technique reduces stress, enhances clear thinking, and gets you in touch with your deepest self, helping you to bring renewed creativity and fresh inspiration to every one of your projects.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • The Power of Social Media Marketing
  • Growing a Business
  • Business Communication Skills
  • The Successful Entrepreneur

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution or agency
  • English proficiency test score (TOEFL or IELTS)
  • We do not require SAT or other test scores unless your grades are low.
  • There are no age requirements. Applicants of all ages are welcome to apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27530 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27530 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fairfield

  • 1035 - 1610 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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