Increased access to the Internet has played a significant role in how media industries and governments regulate the media and the laws surrounding it. Many have predicted that the Internet will make borders less relevant, yet many states continue to regulate both established media (print, broadcast) as well as new media, leading to concerns about human rights.By the end of this module students will:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
£2,895 (31 March 2018)
£3,095 (1 May 2018 deadline)
£2,695 (1 May 2018 deadline)
Topics covered will include media regulation, electronic commerce, human rights, global governance of the Internet, and disputes between states as to the extent to which national laws apply to transnational messages and transactions. Students will also be introduced to the innovative research taking place in the media centre and encouraged to discuss the legal systems of their own nations.
Field trips may include:
Visit and tour of Royal Courts of Justice and The Supreme Court.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score.
StudyPortals Tip: The UK government has confirmed new English-language testing requirements for visa and immigration purposes.
Minimum required score (Grade C):
The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing).
We assess all applications on a case-by-case basis, so please contact us if you require further information regarding eligibility or academic equivalencies.
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Study Skills workshop
Tuition, fieldtrips, tutorials, transcript
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Students currently studying at one of our partner institutions are eligible for a reduced fee of £2,695. Enquire with your study abroad team or contact the International Summer School team to check if you are eligible for this discount.
We have a number of Scholarships available for UEA International Summer School. Please check our webpages for more details: www.uea.ac.uk/summerstudyabroad/scholarships
StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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