Media & Communication
Media and Communication examines the influence and impact of the media and new information technologies. It shows how communication and media work within a broader social context, drawing on both the arts and social sciences. The degree develops a wide range of critical thinking, writing and research skills. From the uprisings in Ukraine and the Middle East, to your relationship with friends on Snapchat, media are changing the world. Develop an understanding these profound societal shifts through Media and Communication studies.
Explore the department's taught and thesis-based courses and qualifications.
Every semester we host renowned professors. Find out more about what we offer.
With a radio station on site, our students can put their learning into practice.
Our teaching is reinforced with hands-on media experiences. Find out more.
News, events and seminars
Congratulations to the UC journalism graduates who were honoured at the 2016 Canon Media Awards and New Zealand Radio Aw...
An award-winning Christchurch writer and a literary historian/poet are the two University of Canterbury Ursula Bethell W...
Media and Communication staff are located in
Locke, Level 5