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We offer a range of technical, creative and communications courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level

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Study Media at DMU

The Leicester Media School offers a range of technical, creative and communications courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level. Our media subjects were ranked in the top 20 in the UK for graduate prospects in The Times 2016.

Many of our courses benefit from industry collaborations and partnerships with Channel 4, Creative Media Skills and Phoenix Film and Digital Media Centre. 

Our multi-million pound Creative Technology Studios includes:

  • Audio recording studios
  • Staging and editing equipment
  • Television studies
  • Mac-equipped computer suites
  • Newsroom suites
  • Broadcast-standard radio production facilities
  • Motion-capture equipment
  • Blue and green screen studios

Film students also benefit from lectures in the local Phoenix Square Cinema, where you will be taught in a real cinema environment.

Music students will also have access to the state-of-the-art Performing Arts Centre for Excellence, with dedicated sound performance rooms and our Courtyard Studio - a professional grade, fully sound-isolated recording, mixing and composing environment.

You can also get involved in Demon Media - our student run magazine, radio and TV station.

Our media graduates work for companies such as Sony Music, Spotify, the BBC, Warner Music, Hewlett Packard, Cosmopolitan and the Telegraph.  

Undergraduate courses

 Course name

 IELTS requirement

2017 Fees 

Audio and Recording Technology BSc

6.0

£12,750 

Broadcast Journalism BA

6.0

£12,750

Communication Arts BA

6.0

£12,750

Creative Music Technology BA

6.5

£12,750

Film Studies BA

6.5

£12,250

Film Studies BA (Joint Honours- combined with another subject)

6.5

 £12,250

Film Studies with Languages BA

6.5

£12,250

Journalism BA (NCTJ-accredited)

6.5

£12,250

Journalism BA

6.5

£12,250

Journalism BA (Joint Honours- combined with another subject)

6.5 

£12,250 

Media BA (Joint Honours- combined with another subject)

6.5

 £12,250

Media and Communication BA

6.5

£12,250

Media and Communication with Languages BA

6.5

£12,250

Media Production BSc

6.0

£12,750

Music Technology BSc

6.0

£12,750

Music, Technology and Performance BA

6.5

£12,750

Visual Effects BSc

6.0

£12,750

Our media undergraduate courses start in September are 3 years in duration.

We offer pathways courses for international students who need further academic or English language support before progressing to a degree in Media at DMU.

Postgraduate courses

Course name

IELTS requirement 

 2017 Fees

Independent Study MA/MSc(Leicester Media School)

6.5

£8,560 

Investigative Journalism MA

6.5

£13,100 

Our media Masters start in September and are 1 year in duration.

Entry criteria

English language requirements

Our media courses require an IELTS 6.0 or 6.5 overall, with 5.5 in each component

 

We also offer pre-sessional English courses to help you improve your English before you begin your studies.

Academic requirements

To check the entry criteria for your country, visit dmu.ac.uk/yourcountry or email us at iao@dmu.ac.uk

 

We do not require a portfolio for our media courses

 

How to apply

Download the application form at dmu.ac.uk/intapp and return it, along with copies of the following documents, to the International Admissions Office at iao@dmu.ac.uk

  • A copy of your qualifications
  • A copy of your English language certificate  
  • A photocopy of your passport
  • 1 reference for undergraduate/ 2 references for postgraduate

UCAS: For undergraduate study, you can also apply via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). To apply to DMU you will need the UCAS Institution Code: DEM/D26

 

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