Why study MA International Political Communication at BU?
- Incorporating an international perspective, you’ll be provided with insights into the latest techniques of political communication using the most recent technological innovations
- Analyse current issues and practice with aims to ask difficult questions about the fields of social science, psychological and international/diplomatic relations
- Benefit from BU’s extensive connections with a range of political organisations, local, national and international pressure groups, charities and communication consultancies
- Learn from academics whose links with research institutions and political organisations span across the globe, from Massachusetts and Prague to Bogota and Auckland
- Engage in research with the Centre for Comparative Politics & Media Research.
For September 2022 entry: in order to take advantage of new approaches to learning and teaching, as well as developments in industry to benefit our students we regularly review all of our courses. This course is currently going through this process and we will update this page in April 2022 to give you full information about what we will be offering once the review process has concluded.
Benefit from industry guest speakers
Previous speakers include Peter McLeod, Senior Advisor at GQR’s London office, Niall Couper, Head of Media, PR and Supporter Communications at Amnesty International and Petros Ioannidis, CEO about people Market Research, Greece.
Next start date:
September 2022, September 2023
Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus
1 year full-time, or 2 years part-time
Media and Communication, Politics, Public Relations, Journalism, Sociology or Social Policy
A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in a required subject or equivalent
International entry requirements:
If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in speaking, listening and reading. For more information see our full entry requirements.