Postgraduate courses within School of Communication and Media

We have a variety of postgraduate courses that can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis. We also offer a CPD short course in Public Health Communication.


The course combines academic grounding with up to date professional skills with frequent contributions from established profession leaders.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

The course combines academic grounding with up to date professional skills with frequent contributions from established profession leaders.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course forms the essential framework to enable participants to understand the concepts of counselling and psychotherapy.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Provides students with a comprehensive range of counselling and health communication theories, approaches and practical skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Provides students with a comprehensive range of counselling and health communication theories, approaches and practical skills.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course provides an introduction to cognitive behavioural theory and practice for mild to moderate mental health presentations.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course focuses on the key theoretical concepts and techniques which underpin the humanistic approach to counselling

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Professional journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, newswriting, sub-editing and ethics for a changing media landscape.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

This course provides participants with the opportunity to explore and critically appraise leadership and management communication within healthcare.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course focuses on the key theories and concepts underpinning the psychodynamic approach to counselling.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus