United Kingdom, Coventry

Culture and Media

when 16 July 2017 - 30 July 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 1495

From photography to film and from magazines to social media, this module aims to give students a greater understanding of the role of communications, culture and media in our global society. Using the specific theme of Celebrity, students will explore ideas of how ‘fame’ is mediated in contemporary cultural contexts across a variety of media platforms.

All our sessions are interactive and seek to enhance students’ understanding by blending learning with practical workshops, lectures, seminars and study trips.

On completion of this course, students will demonstrate they have:

Greater awareness of communicative and cultural practices across the media
The ability to analyse how concepts of celebrity are constructed in media
Greater understanding of how image and texts are used to communicate across a variety of media platforms
The ability to assimilate and disseminate the concepts that underpin the module aims
A greater awareness of presentation skills

Target group

As the programme is delivered in English, you will require a good level of English speaking, reading and writing skills. You must also be aged 18 or above.

Fee info

GBP 1495: £1,495 includes accommodation, course fee, course materials, set breakfast (Monday–Friday), set lunch (Monday–Friday), welcome and farewell events
GBP 1195: £1,195 includes course fee, course materials, set breakfast (Monday–Friday), set lunch (Monday–Friday), welcome and farewell events

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