WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? Media is pervasive and as such it influences our perception of the world and our place in it. You will explore various forms of media from the web to television, investigating media as sources of information, entertainment and identity and its evolution from the early days of the press to the digital age. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE In addition you can gain practical skills in media writing for public relations or press and script writing for film or television. You will also have the opportunity to gain real life experience on an optional placement year. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? If you are interested in exploring media in its various forms and have aspirations to work in an industry that has roles ranging from public relations officer to production manager, assistant publicist to video producer, then this is the course for you. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED Develop and perfect your communication and research skills making you an asset to a range of potential employers. You will also have excellent writing and critical thinking abilities. AFTER THE COURSE Careers our graduates have gone on to pursue include journalism, publishing, new media development, PR and marketing and media research.