Courses within School of Communication and Media

Undergraduate and postgraduate courses at the School of Communication and Media.


We offer a variety of courses at different levels, all with communication at their core. If you are interested in communication and keen to enter or enhance a career related to it, we have a course for you.

In this section

Undergraduate Courses

Undergraduate degrees in the School of Communication and Media are taught full-time and part-time at the Belfast and Jordanstown campuses, so there is an option suitable for everyone.

BSc (Hons)
Communication and Counselling Studies - View the Communication and Counselling Studies course page

An innovative approach to studying counselling combined with communication as it is applied in therapeutic and helping contexts.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Communication and Counselling Studies - View the Communication and Counselling Studies course page

An innovative approach to studying counselling combined with communication as it is applied in therapeutic and helping contexts.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: P9B4

BSc (Hons)
Communication Management and Public Relations - View the Communication Management and Public Relations course page

Integrating theory and professional practice.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Communication Management and Public Relations - View the Communication Management and Public Relations course page

Integrating Theory & Professional Practice.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: P9P3

BSc (Hons)
Communication, Advertising and Marketing - View the Communication, Advertising and Marketing course page

CAM: A unique approach to studying advertising, marketing, public relations and digital media in a vibrant School of Communication and Media.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: P2N5

BSc (Hons)
Counselling - Professional Development - View the Counselling - Professional Development course page

This is a 'top up' degree for those with the Foundation Degree (FdSc) in Counselling or an equivalent Level 5 qualification in counselling.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Interactive Media - View the Interactive Media course page

Creating Media for the Future

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P310

BA Hons
Journalism - View the Journalism course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

BA Hons
Journalism - View the Journalism course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P500

BA (Hons)
Journalism with Education - View the Journalism with Education course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P5X3

BA (Hons)
Journalism with English - View the Journalism with English course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P5Q3

BSc (Hons)
Language and Linguistics - View the Language and Linguistics course page

How language works, is learned and used.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: Q1B9

BSc (Hons)
Language and Linguistics - View the Language and Linguistics course page

How language works, is acquired and used.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BA (Hons)
Screen Production - View the Screen Production course page

Work and learning in film and television production.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Postgraduate Courses

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.

PgDip/MSc
Communication and Public Relations - View the Communication and Public Relations course page

The course combines academic grounding with uptodate professional skills with frequent contributions from established profession leaders.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

PgDip/MSc
Communication and Public Relations - View the Communication and Public Relations course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

PgDip/MSc
Counselling Studies and Therapeutic Communication - View the Counselling Studies and Therapeutic Communication course page

An academic counselling course, which aims to assist students to understand a range of counselling theories and approaches.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

PgDip/MSc
Counselling Studies and Therapeutic Communication - View the Counselling Studies and Therapeutic Communication course page

A theoretical academic counselling course which aims to assist students to understand a range of counselling theories and approaches.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

MSc
Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership - View the Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership course page

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

MSc
Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership - View the Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership course page

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

MSc
Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership - View the Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership course page

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

MSc
Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership - View the Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership course page

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

PgDip/MSc
English Language and Linguistics - View the English Language and Linguistics course page

Training in postgraduate level research skills in English language and linguistics.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

PgDip/MSc
English Language and Linguistics - View the English Language and Linguistics course page

Training in postgraduate level research skills in English language and linguistics.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Human Growth and Transition - View the Human Growth and Transition course page

This course facilitates understanding of human development across the lifespan and social and psychological responses to transition.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

MA
International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting - View the International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting course page

World's first United Kingdom industry standard international journalism programme with hostile environment reporting specialisation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

MA
International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting - View the International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting course page

World's first United Kingdom industry standard international journalism programme with hostile environment reporting specialisation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

MA
International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting - View the International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting course page

World's first United Kingdom industry standard international journalism programme with hostile environment reporting specialisation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

MA
International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting - View the International Journalism: Hostile Environment Reporting course page

World's first United Kingdom industry standard international journalism programme with hostile environment reporting specialisation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

MA
Journalism - View the Journalism course page

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: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

MA
Journalism - View the Journalism course page

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: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

MSc
Linguistics and TESOL - View the Linguistics and TESOL course page

Developing linguistically trained language teachers.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Psychodynamic Approaches - View the Psychodynamic Approaches course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Public Health Communication - View the Public Health Communication course page

This course provides understanding of core communication approaches, models and principles in a range of healthcare contexts.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

The Counselling and Therapeutic Framework - View the The Counselling and Therapeutic Framework course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus