SOAS University of London

International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies

Media and Communications

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

Scope and syllabus




Suggested reading



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