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Postgraduate Diploma in Media and Cultural Critique

Postgraduate Diploma in Media and Cultural Critique

Course summary

The programme aims to develop the study of media and cultural institutions, ideologies and policies as part of social and economic reality. Its design has a specific rationale, beginning from a first semester which aims to provide a comprehensive foundation in research methods and critical approaches to media and culture, through a second semester which provides a grounding in the media and then visual and socio-cultural content, giving graduates the possibility of undergoing further study in media and cultural studies, communication studies, creative industries, arts and cultural management.

Entry Requirement

Applicants should normally hold:
a bachelor’s degree in the areas of Humanities, Social Sciences, Design, IT or Business, awarded by a recognised university; or
a recognised sub-degree qualification, or equivalent, and have at least two years of relevant work experience; and
an IELTS score of 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent (for graduates of tertiary institutions where English is not the medium of instruction).

Address of the institution

28 Wang Hoi Road, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon

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HKU SPACE Community College

Programme type

Postgraduate Diploma 

Academic structure

Part time

Duration of study

7 Months year(s)