Politics and Media in East Asia MA

Due to high demand, this course starting in September 2019 is now closed to new applications.

If you have applied for this course and need more information about your application, please contact study@sheffield.ac.uk

The MA in Politics and Media in East Asia addresses both international political issues and media trends in East Asia. You will learn about major political trends in the region, while developing in-depth knowledge about the role media plays in these developments by influencing public opinion and shaping mutual perception of people in the region. Depending on your interests, you can specialise in either politics or media trends, while acquiring essential knowledge about both fields. This course offers theoretical and practical training drawing on the interdisciplinary strength in the School of East Asian Studies. The School has committed experts in both East Asian politics and media which is strengthened by the rich and diverse expertise of the rest of our staff whose specialise in business, society, culture, and the languages of East Asia.

If you wish to study an East Asian language, we offer a flexible, innovative and highly-rated language programme in Chinese, Japanese and Korean at a variety of levels for non-native speakers.

MA Award
Full-time Study Mode
1 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

You will need a good first degree in any subject. This will normally mean a 2:1 from a university in the UK.

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