Whatever your area of interest and career ambitions we will help you to develop your knowledge and skills to become an effective media analyst and communicator. You will have lots of opportunities to produce and perform your work, building your confidence and your portfolio.
Study Radio and Media Communications at Bedfordshire and you will learn from experienced writers, performers, directors, academics, research students and alumni who present readings and seminars, and engage in cross-media, multimedia and web-based projects.
Dedicated media communications and radio facilities within the Media Centre will help you to develop your specialism.
There's also Radio LaB, an award-winning community radio station based at our Luton campus. You can experience what it's like working behind the scenes at a professional radio station by presenting or producing a radio show.
We will encourage you to get involved with lots of activities to experience all areas of media communications and radio.
Our Media Junction initiative links you up with peers and professionals to work on real projects an gain understanding of your own, and related specialisms.
Our Media Communications degree has a popular Arts and Event Management course unit, where students go out to cultural centres to assess them and then propose an activity or exhibition to be held at the venue.
As a media communications and radio graduate of the School of Culture and Communications you will join a growing band of former students who have gone on to have successful careers in the creative industries.
Kalina Tracheva graduated with a first class degree in Media Communications. She was the representative for her course during the three years at University of Bedfordshire, fully engaged with student life.
Her special project was a radio programme on how social media is used in the promotion of music. Currently she is in Berlin, doing an internship with the start-up company Clang, a musical platform for world music. Kalina will be working on the marketing and communication campaign for the company.
After graduation, Iliyan went on to study an MSc in Global Politics at Birkbeck University.