¿Qué aprenderé?

Does language in the media affect people’s opinions and actions? How is language used in social and traditional media for politics, art, and business communication? What does the language used in the media tell us about English-speaking societies?

This course explores the structure and use of the English language as well as how Media is used to communicate, from the perspectives of both businesses and politicians and also in everyday society.

During your studies you explore topics such as:

  • propaganda in film and literature
  • how language is used in conversation
  • the role of new media in shaping mass culture
  • how the media is used for marketing purposes

This unique combination of studying English language and Media communication provides an interesting curriculum and the broad range of areas covered opens many doors, giving you an edge in the global job market.

Placement year

On a placement year you gain relevant work experience within an external business, giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market and providing you with key contacts within the industry.

If you complete a placement year, you'll only pay 20% of your usual tuition fee to Essex for that year.

Your future

An English Language degree opens the door to a career in a variety of areas, including education, IT, HR, and writing. The media aspect of this course will specifically prepare you for a career in the media industry. By combining these two subject areas you add an edge to your CV and ensure you gain knowledge and experience in both areas simultaneously.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Language and Linguistics

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (4 )

Costos de estudio
£16.850,00 (US$ 23.192) por año
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Fecha de inicio

6 Octubre 2022

Lugar

Colchester Campus

University of Essex,

Wivenhoe Park,

Colchester,

Essex,

CO4 3SQ, England

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Students need to have High School Graduation Diploma with GPA of 3.0.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.

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