Revolutionise how media creators communicate to audiences with our Media Communications degree.
Learn the skills to succeed across the ever-growing communications industries.
Reimagine how you use media to communicate to audiences ethically and progressively.
Work with our in-house marketing company and innovation hub to gain on the ground experience.
Throughout this Media Communications degree, you’ll develop your creative skills in marketing, social media management, journalism and creative strategy, and prepare for success across the thriving communications sector. You’ll gain experience working on cross-platform campaigns and communication strategies, activist, political media making and investigative journalism, and learn to produce professional social media content, PR packs and augmented reality trails.
Taught by a team of researchers and creative media strategists and creators, you’ll learn how to rethink media communications for social change. You’ll study online influencers and diverse forms of screen representation, explore the ethics of social media platforms like TikTok and alternative approaches to journalism, and emerging marketing practices for immersive experiences and beyond.
In your final year, you’ll join The Studio in Bath, the University’s new city-centre innovation hub for creative media technology and work with Immersive Promotion Design, our own in-house immersive marketing company. By collaborating with the region’s media and communications sector on cross-platform campaigns, feature articles and activist media, you’ll grow into a communications professional, realising your vision for a more inclusive media landscape. As fresh voices in these organisations, you’ll gain on the ground experience in the industry which will enable you to leap into a career in communications, marketing and social media.
Competitions and awards
Our students are able to publish their research and creative work in the International Journal of Creative Media Research, our in-house journal. You’ll also have the chance to support creative arts residents based at The Studio, our innovation hub for creative technology.
Each year we award a special prize to our Media Communications students: the Centre for Media Research Student of the Year Award.