Explore how communication systems such as news, cinema, broadcasting and online media shape and change our world. As your degree progresses, you will be able to specialise in areas including political communication, screen media, digital cultures, media writing, language and public relations. Throughout your degree, we will help you to develop your own skills so that you can stand out in the graduate job market, including the opportunity to undertake an assessed work placement. This programme is available with a Year in China. The Year in China allows undergraduate students the opportunity to spend one year at our joint venture, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), following XJTLU's BA China Studies degree classes. XJTLU is a fully English-speaking university, located in Suzhou. If you wish to study this programme with a Year in China please put the option code code YC in the Further Choices section of your UCAS application form.