Faculty of Performance, Visual Arts and Communications

School of Media and Communication





The art (and the science) of the successful CV

4th October 2016, 4.00pm5.30pm

Careers Consulant Ingrid Bale presents this CV boosting workshop.

September 2016

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“With great opportunity comes great responsibility”: Building an ethical framework for Virtual Reality documentary

5th October 2016, 4.15pm5.30pm

In this seminar, Catherine will share her own learnings, while arguing that the media industry needs a new ethical framework for VR – relying on the legacy from ‘rectangle media’ is not enough.
UG open day

Undergraduate Open Day

8th October 2016 (all day)

Our open days are a chance to learn more about our courses, meet staff and students, see academic facilities, view accommodation and explore our campus and the city.

Bad news and how to avoid it – a war correspondent’s survival guide

11th October 2016, 4.00pm5.00pm

Matt Green has reported from some of the world’s most dangerous war zones for both Reuters and the Financial Times. Matt will take you through his experiences and search for solutions to end conflict through the inspiring individuals he has met along the way.
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'So what was that all about?' The UK news media, the EU and Brexit

12th October 2016, 4.15pm5.30pm

This event brings together members of the School of Media and Communication’s Journalism and Political Communication research groups to provide research-based reflections on the role of the media during the recent EU Referendum.

Developing a career in the photography industry

18th October 2016, 4.00pm5.00pm

For those who would like to develop their career in the photographic industry this is an opportunity to listen to simple success stories, get advice and support, and ask the questions you need answering!
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Picturing the square: the indignados social movement and the globalisation of the image of the occupied square

19th October 2016, 4.15pm5.30pm

Maria Rovisco explains how the indignados social movement used distinctive symbolic and visual communication strategies to articulate their collective self-representation as a movement of global citizens.

Media Futures: How to get a job in the creative industries

8th November 2016, 4.00pm5.00pm

Duke Studios, Creative Life and Elly Snare from the School of Design will all be here to discuss the best way to get job in the creative industries and what options are open to you.

Media Futures: Video Interview Masterclass

15th November 2016, 4.00pm5.00pm

With video interviews increasingly being used by employers in the recruitment process, learn how to master them in this Media Futures session.