Media Studies & Production

This exciting degree combines Media Studies and Production and covers television and radio journalism, print journalism, digital journalism and media practice. Students will develop their ability to produce pieces of audio and visual work suitable for television, radio and the web.

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Key Facts



BA (Hons) Media Studies & Production

Degree Duration

4 Years :

1 Year Pathway + 3 Year Degree


Start Dates

Degree Overview

There has never been a more exciting time to be studying and practising media. Make a profession of your passion with this exciting degree course which is aimed at students who want to study media theory and media production in the fields of film, television, radio, digital media, advertising, journalism and public relations.

This exciting degree will equip students with a wide range of production skills within different areas of the media, including documentary filmmaking, radio, screenwriting and short film production. It will also provide a theoretical grounding and historical understanding of how the media operate.

Taught by leading analysts and practitioners, Bangor University will prepare students for the opportunities within the media and creative industries, and beyond. Media staff in the School are practising professionals and consultants, and have a range of research interests including advertising, media regulation, privacy, digital journalism, political communication, online journalism, professional writing, comics, visual culture, gaming, virtual worlds, global media, social networks, and documentary.

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  • This course is available with a Placement Year option where students will study for 1 additional year. The Placement Year is undertaken at the end of the second year and students are away for the whole of the academic year.

Why Study this Degree

We specialise in many key areas: Professional Writing and Journalism; Media and Digital Communication; Film Studies; Creative and Media Practice.

Our dedicated media studies and production facilities with editing suites and production equipment are available to students.

Bangor University

Founded in 1884 and dedicated to academic excellence for more than 130 years, Bangor University is among the oldest degree-awarding institutions in the UK.

With around 11,000 students from over 120 nationalities, international students find Bangor a truly welcoming community and a special place to study.

Bangor University has been ranked among the top 70 global institutions and 1st in Wales for their impact on society outside their research and teaching, in 2020. And ranked among the top 15 in the UK for teaching quality that same year.