September 1st 2017: Alison free online course - Diploma in Media Studies
This free Alison online Diploma in Media Studies course introduces learners to the theory of modern media studies and the significant role it plays in society.
This course begins by introducing learners to the evolution of both media and culture over time, before examining mass media and popular culture. Learners will examine the development of convergence and established cultural values.
This free online course will be of interest to learners with a desire to know more about broadcast media and its influence on culture. Many media studies learners typically aspire to enter careers in media and creative industries. Areas of work include television and radio, film and video, digital media, computer games, journalism, writing and publishing, PR and media practice.
Eric Corbett, Head of Content at Alison, said, “This media course offers great insights into the way our modern world works, particularly in viewing how we react to media events and by studying society's personality and culture.”
You can see the course here.