Careers in Mass Communications

Depending on your choices, this programme will involve watching films from around the world and examining them from historical, critical and theoretical perspectives.

Studying how communication works, and the history and nature of the media.

Learning how to write like a journalist and by the end of the degree you will be able to use software packages to design layouts for magazines and websites.

The media covers a wide range of possible job opportunities, including:

  • Web design
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Advertising

As well as many more opportunities such as those listed above, there is a steady demand for teachers to pass media skills and knowledge on to the next generation.

Not every Mass Communications graduate ends up working in the media, but the skills they have acquired – in communications, creativity and the use of modern technology – marks our students out as able to tackle the many challenges of an every-changing world.