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Language and the Media (Module)

Module description

This module introduces students to key issues and concepts in the study of language used in the media. A variety of media ‘texts’ (e.g. TV and radio programmes, magazine advertisements, newspaper stories) and theories to analyse them will be introduced.

*Please note that although all module information is correct for the 2020/21 academic year, it is subject to change for subsequent academic years.

Staff information

Dr Clyde Ancarno

Teaching pattern

Not applicable

Module assessment - more information

  • One 3,000 word essay, including students collecting their own data (100%).

Optional module for

Key information

Module code 5SSEL022

Credit level 5

Assessment coursework

Credit value 15

Semester Semester 1 (autumn)

Study abroad module No