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Communication & Media

GradDip Communication & Media

Academic Year 2020/2021

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.


Curricular information is subject to change.


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

Duration

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

Number of credits

60

Subjects taught

Stage 1 - Core

Research Theory and Practice

IS40820

Media & Society

IS40860

Topics in Digital Media & Comm

IS40870

Intro to Communication Theory

IS40880


Stage 1 - Option

Communicating Heritage

ARCH40830

Human Computer Interaction

COMP47680

Information Architecture: Designing the Web

IS30050

Managing Information Technology for Information Professionals

IS30340

Information Ethics

IS30370

Digital Storytelling

IS30380

People, Information & Communication: Our Information Behaviour

IS40030

Research Practice

IS40390

UXD: User-Centered Design

IS40610

Research Methods

IS40640

Intro to Data Journalism

IS40740

Data Journalism Studio

IS40780

Data & Society

IS40840

Project Management

IS40890

Media Law

LAW30190

Data Protection and Privacy: European and US Perspectives

LAW41270

Application date

How to apply?

The following entry routes are available:

Grad Dip Communication & Media FT (W442)


Duration

1 Year


Attendance

Full Time


Deadline

Rolling *


Grad Dip Communication & Media PT (W443)


Duration

2 Years


Attendance

Part Time


Deadline

Rolling *


* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.

Course fee

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 and start dates

Next Intake: 2020/2021 September

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