Creative and Critical Writing, Film, Media, New Media, Journalism, Creative Studies, Drama, Professional Writing (MPhil), PhD

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    12250
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The School of Creative Studies and Media welcomes applications from well-qualified graduates who wish to engage in research for the degree of Practice-Led Research PhD/MPhil which combines a piece of creative practice such as media/performance work plus a dissertation/piece of critical work.
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  • Fees and funding

About

The School of Creative Studies and Media welcomes applications from well-qualified graduates who wish to engage in research for the degree of Practice-Led Research PhD/MPhil which combines a piece of creative practice such as media/performance work plus a dissertation/piece of critical work.

The environment in Bangor couldn’t be better for studying at postgraduate level. You will be joining a vibrant postgraduate community and a School with significant experience in teaching the creative industries at postgraduate level.

Qualification

PhD/MPhil

Duration

PhD: 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time; MPhil: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 72 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Research Areas

PhD/MPhil study is available in subjects across the whole spectrum of the Creative Industries, with potential research or practice-led research specialisms in:

  • Digital Culture
  • Political Communication and Cultural Politics
  • Cultural and Creative Knowledge and Economy

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Academic Requirements

We would normally expect students starting a PhD or MPhil to hold a first class or a good second-class undergraduate degree. In many cases PhD and MPhil applicants have studied to MA level, though this is not compulsory.

We are able to accept students on a distance-learning basis, but they should have already acquired the skills taught in the introductory seminars, or should make arrangements to attend equivalent seminars at another institution, at their own expense. Students whose first language is not English are expected to have achieved a TOEFL score of at least 600, with a TWE (written score) of 4; or an IELTS score of at least 7+.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 12250 International

Funding

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