International Communications and DevelopmentCity University London
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- Islington (Inghilterra)
Cosa impari in questo corso?
The course focuses on the relationship between communication, development and democracy.
Through the range of options available you will also gain a general knowledge of:
- media and communication studies within the context of globalisation
- the work of international organisations and nongovernmental organisations in development communication
- political communication
- media representation
- media audiences
- communications policy
- and trans-national media systems.
The course will appeal to students with a general interest in communication studies and cross-disciplinary interests in development studies, sociology and politics.Course Structure
You will take three 30-credit core modules and either two 15-credit modules or one 30-credit module from the range of electives listed below. Should you wish to undertake elective modules not on the list which are offered within the School of Arts & Social Sciences, you should contact your Programme Director who may be able to arrange this for you. You will also complete a dissertation.
- Democratisation and Networked Communication
- Research Workshop
- Communication, Culture and Development
- Developments in Communication Policy
- Transnational Media and Communication
- Crime News and Media Justice
- Analysing Crime
- Researching Criminal Justice
- Victims: Policy and Politics
- Criminal Minds
- Political Communication
- Political Islam in Global Politics
- Global Political Economy - Contemporary Approaches
- Human Rights and the Transformation of World Politics
- Evaluation Politics and Advocacy
- Development and World Politics.
NB. Elective modules choices are subject to availability.
Read the full programme specification.
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Teaching and Assessment
We will teach you through a combination of lectures, classes and seminars, taking place in the first and second academic periods (September-April).
The majority of postgraduate sociology modules are assessed by 100% coursework. However, some modules outside of the department may have different assessment methods so please check carefully. You are required to obtain a minimum pass mark of 50% in all assessment...