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Media and Communication with Modern Languages (Hons)

De Montfort University

36 months
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14750 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Join this Media and Communication with Modern Languages (Hons) course from De Montfort University and set yourself up for a career in media with key practical research skills and critical perspectives combined with the study of a language. You will be taught by experts in media, television and cultural studies as well as experienced practitioners in the field of public relations and new media.

Overview

Undertake in-depth investigation of how media and communications saturate our lives and the role that they play in society. Competence in multiple languages is key to success in the global job market, so by combining your studies with a language, you will distinguish yourself from other graduates and enhance your employability. 

On this Media and Communication with Modern Languages (Hons) course from De Montfort University you will explore a diverse range of modules such as photography and video, television studies, and music industry management. You’ll have the chance to ask questions about representation in the media, and the place of audiences and fandoms. You will be able to choose from modules exploring journalism, political communication, advertising and consumption, and writing for the screen, gaining a range of skills that make you attractive to global employers.

For your language studies you can choose from French, the official language in 32 countries, Mandarin, the world’s most natively spoken language. You can start your study of languages at DMU at beginner (French or Mandarin), intermediate, or advanced level, through a 30-credit module which will equate to two hours of language classes and one hour of cultural studies per week. 

Our graduates have gone on to work in fields such as journalism, PR, media production, marketing and as editors at leading organisations such as Brunswick, JMM PR and AKQA (Audi, Warner Bros, Nike), Mentorn Media (Question Time), Independent New Media, Yours Magazine and Universal Pictures.

Graduate Careers

Our Media graduates have gone on to work in fields such as journalism, PR, media production, marketing and as editors at leading organisations such as Brunswick, JMM PR and AKQA (Audi, Warner Bros, Nike), Mentorn Media (Question Time), Independent New Media, Yours Magazine and Universal Pictures.

Many of our students have also pursued careers in teaching, social work, the police or retail management.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analysing Media and Communication 
  • Networked Media 
  • Photography and Video 
  • Language module (Basic User A1 or A2 depending on entry language level)
  • Researching Media and Communication
  • Television Studies 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English or equivalent, plus one of the following:
    • Normally 104 UCAS points from at least two A-levels or equivalent or
    • BTEC National Diploma/ Extended Diploma at DMM or
    • Pass in the QAA accredited Access to HE. English GCSE required as a separate qualification as equivalency is not accepted within the Access qualification. We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course or
    • International Baccalaureate: 24+ points

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14750 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14750 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Leicester

751 - 1426 GBP /month
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Funding

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