SOAS University of London

International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies

Media and Communications

Unit value:

This optional unit offers an introduction to contemporary media focusing on the institutions and major issues relating to the media industry.

Topics include:

  • The press, cinema and TV
  • The new media technologies
  • Censorship and media freedom
  • The audience and its response

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