Placeholder image for English, Communications and Media

English, Communications and Media, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • Unknown
    Duration
, DE,
The English, Communications and Media program at Goldey-Beacom College combines courses in practical, hands-on information technology applications with courses that explore the social and cultural implications of today’s communication tools and media.

About

To prepare for careers in media and technology fields, students can select English, Communications and Media program at Goldey-Beacom College. 

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts in English degree, students will:

  • demonstrate a broad understanding of the study of literature, including
  • knowledge of literary genre attributes and conventions.
  • knowledge of trends and differences in a variety of literary traditions.
  • knowledge of core theoretical literary approaches and an ability to apply them.
  • demonstrate competence in writing and communication, including
  • competence in writing and communication skills for particular purposes, audiences, and media.
  • competence in visual communication using specific visual communication technology.
  • demonstrate an ability to conduct research relevant to the field of English and communication.
  • obtain employment in a communication-related field or enter a graduate program of study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Finite Mathematics 
  • Microeconomics
  • Survey of British Literature
  • Approaches to Literature 
  • Creative Writing 
  • Macroeconomics 
  • Presentation Design 
  • Survey of American Literature

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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.

    Schedule IELTS
  • Minimum required score:

    60

    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 ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®

General Requirements

  • A completed online application.
  • Official copy of secondary school transcripts and/or diploma, with final exam or course grades, accompanied by notarized/certified English translation.
  • Bank Statement and Affidavit of Support, which indicates a source of financial support to cover tuition and fees, books, room and board, health insurance and other living expenses for up to one year.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    826 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 826 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    826 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 826 USD per credit and a duration of .
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Wilmington

  • 1070 - 1640 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.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Wishlist

Did you know you can compare your wishlisted programmes with our new Comparison tool?