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The School of Media and Communication is one of the top departments in the country for the study of communication, media and culture. With teaching and research strengths across a wide range of communication subjects – from popular culture to political communication, journalism studies to digital media – we offer degrees that emphasise choice, opportunity and the development of analytical and creative skills. Read more
- Ninety years after the Royal Television Society’s inaugural meeting at the University of Leeds, the Yorkshire Society has unveiled a plaque to celebrate its anniversary.
Julie Firmstone, Stephen Coleman and John Corner publish chapters in a book about the political communication of EU politics in television newsThe book explores how politics is performed and discursively constructed in television news and current affairs in five countries during the European Parliamentary elections of 2014.
23rd January, 4.00pm — 5.00pm: Making hits from misses: how making mistakes and moving forward helps you succeed in the TV businessFind out why media consultant, Alex Gardiner, thinks his misses over 25 years in TV are as important as the hits.
24th January, 4.15pm — 5.30pm: Research Seminar: Noortje Marres - From the lab to the street? Mapping the issues of driverless cars with digital methodsThis seminar will consider the use of digital methods of issue mapping to elucidate a substantive question: how have driverless cars been received 'in society'?