Information & Communication Studies - Communication & Media

GradDip Communication & Media
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)

The Grad Dip in Communication & Media is designed for students who wish to explore a wide range of contemporary issues in media and communication studies in depth. It offers a broad interdisciplinary foundation in theory and practices in relation to communication content and audience reception, processes of mediation and influence, regulation and power, political economy, ethics, digital platforms and human-computer interaction.

Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Subjects taught

Stage 1 - Core
Research Theory and Practice IS40820
Media & Society IS40860
Topics in Digital Media & Comm IS40870
Communication Theory IS40880

Stage 1 - Option
Heritage Presentation & InterpretationARCH40830
Human Computer InteractionCOMP41710
Information Architecture: Designing the WebIS30050
Digital StorytellingIS30380
People, Information & Communication: Our Information BehaviourIS40030
Research PracticeIS40390
UXD: User-Centered DesignIS40610
Digital Curation:Core ConceptsIS40630
Research MethodsIS40640
Data Investigation & StorytellingIS40740
Data & SocietyIS40840
Project ManagementIS40890
Digital PolicyIS40910
Personal Info ManagementIS40930
Media Production CulturesIS40950
Digital Policy IIIS40960
Artificial IntelligenceIS40970
Social Networks Online and OfflineIS40980
Information EthicsIS41020
Media LawLAW30190
Data Protection and Privacy: National and International PerspectivesLAW41270

Credits

60

Duration

1 Year Full-Time, 2 Years Part-Time.

Fees

GradDip Communication & Media (W442) Full Time
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

GradDip Communication & Media (W443) Part Time
nonEU fee per year - € 9950

***Fees are subject to change

Enrolment dates

Next Intake: 2020/2021 September

More details
  • Qualification letters

    GradDip

  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

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