Newcastle University: Media and Cultural Studies

InstitutionNewcastle University View institution profile
Department School of Arts and Cultures
Web http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/
Study type Research

Summary

Undertaking a PhD in media and cultural studies provides you with access to a wide range of professional and academic opportunities including quality-assured supervision and regional, national and global links with creative and cultural industries.

You will become part of the Media and Cultural Studies team contributing to a vibrant learning community. During your studies you will have the opportunity to present papers at conferences, write articles for academic journals and contribute articles to edited collections alongside other publications. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to enrol on a nationally recognised Teaching in Higher Education qualification, allowing you to host undergraduate and postgraduate seminars.

We are a leading research unit at Newcastle University with a strong PhD culture. Our research environment supports world-leading, internationally excellent scholarship. Our approach is distinct and interdisciplinary, focusing across theoretical and applied areas.

PhD Supervision:
Our research is characterised by a critical cultural studies approach, with PhD supervision. See our Prospectus on line for full details of research areas.

Delivery:
This programme is taught on the Newcastle campus. Attendance is flexible and agreed between you and your supervisors depending on the requirements of the research project.

Facilities:
As a postgraduate research student in media and cultural studies you will benefit from dedicated research suites within the School of Arts and Cultures.

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Our University

Newcastle University is ranked one of the best in the UK for teaching and learning. We are also a world-leader in academic excellence and original research.

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