MA in Communication, Culture and Media

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Digital Marketing Intern

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an energetic and enterprising Digital Marketing Intern, who is full of ideas and desire. This cosmetic company is offering a 3 month internship to a similar minded and professional Graduate/Postgraduate who wants to learn about:
  • Branding
  • Sales development
  • Digital marketing
  • Internet strategy development

This is a paid position.

Location: Birmingham

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Media work placement – French/English speaking

Who’s hiring?

Webgains, London

What’s the job?

The Performance Media Executive will be responsible for recruiting, optimizing and retaining publishers and media partners mainly across Spain, France, Italy and Benelux. The role will require to execute activities in the region and to maintain a network of active publishers and media partners.

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The Central Careers Service will be holding the final careers fair of the academic year entitled ‘Jobs Live!’ on Tuesday 22nd March 2016 from 12 – 2pm.

This event will be held on the ground floor of the ‘Hub’ building and will be aimed at students looking for graduate roles before they finish for the summer. Continue reading “JOBS LIVE FAIR”

Marketing and Social Media Intern

Who’s hiring?

British Red Cross

What’s the job?

The primary role of the Intern is to increase the number and quality of nominations through the use of social media and marketing. Continue reading “Marketing and Social Media Intern”


Who’s hiring?


Student Production Assistant

Who’s hiring?

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

What’s the job?

To support the photographic and/or video production/and or journalism production of Fresh@CU under the supervision of the Fresh@CU project manager. Continue reading “Student Production Assistant”

Blogging Tutorial Groups


Blogging. What is it? How do I do it? Why should I do it? Come and get answers during the blogging tutorials on the 1st of March. Here are the tutorial groups and times:

Which group am I in?


Media Research Seminar: Dr Esther Maccallum-Stewart

‘Lovely Play: Getting It On, Or Getting To Know You In Gaming.’

10th February, 1pm – 2.30pm in ET130

We’re excited to be welcoming Dr Esther Maccallum-Stewart, Research Fellow at the Digital Cultures Research Centre, at the University of the West of England, as the next speaker for our upcoming seminar. Continue reading “Media Research Seminar: Dr Esther Maccallum-Stewart”

A look back at #Rescheduled

Optional Modules

This term has eight different optional modules to choose from! Everyone will need to pick only four, unfortunately…

The optional modules are: Identity and Difference, Post-Photography, Media Audiences, Journalism, Advertising, Open and Social Media, Material Culture and Film Theory in a Global Context.

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English for Media

The MA in CCM has a special series for all those who want to brush up on their terminology. Media Studies has a lot of jargon, and it takes time and practice to get used to it! To help support you, Andrew Beck and Simon O’Grady offer a term-long series, going through key texts in the discipline and giving advice on how to complete coursework and essays.

The schedule for this year’s Spring term English for Media will take place on Wednesdays 2-4 in ET135.

Even if you think you’re already an aficionado, go along! There’s a tone of early texts in the field provided, which is useful reading for everyone.

Induction Day

The MA in Communication Culture and Media will be welcoming a new cohort of January starters on the 15th! Which means more people to know, more new faces, and more exciting work to engage with…

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Centre for Academic Writing Open House

Where: Academic Writing Studio

Centre for Academic Writing

Frederick Lanchester Annexe

Pop-in to the Centre for Academic Writing (CAW) and find out how they can help you with your writing throughout your time at Coventry University. Find out about the types of appointments they offer, workshops, writing sessions, and how you can access these. Chat with their team of friendly Academic Writing Tutors who will be happy to answer your questions about CAW’s services.

Tea, coffee, fruit juice and biscuits supplied!


Presenting a critical exploration of Amsterdam through visual and digital arts, exploring public emotions, the dark side of the city, liberalism, openness and surveillance, technology, consumerism, the power of architecture, social and civil unrest, creativity and more. Continue reading “#Rescheduled”

Media Research Seminar: Dr Emma Briant

Dr Briant will give an overview of the main findings contained in her recent book, Propaganda and Terrorism: Strategies for Global Change.

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Drawing Conversations

Drawing Conversations: reflecting upon collective and collaborative drawing practices is a one-day symposium intended to consider the specifics and value of collective and collaborative drawing practices.

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TearDown Live – Coventry

This Saturday 14th November, FabLab Coventry will be hosting a TearDown Live event at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.

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Media Research Seminar

Archives of feeling, flesh, and trash: queering memories of porn use

Katariina Kyrola

Wednesday 11th November, 1-2.30 in ET130.

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Spring Term Timetable

The Spring Term timetable is available here – MA timetable Spring

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Femininity in Film

In ETG34 on the 13th November 1-4pm.

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#DécouvrezParis: Exhibition Planning

In preparation for their exhibition #DécouvrezParis, MA students visited the IKON Gallery in Birmingham to gain an insight into the planning and organizational skills involved in hosting an exhibition.

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Mediatized Affect and Embodiment

The ‘Mediatized Affect and Embodiment’ seminar will be held on Tuesday 10th November in B10 in Ellen Terry. The event will bring to together a series of papers from within the School of Media and Performing Arts at Coventry University and from the Media Department of the University of Turku, Finland, which explore themes of embodiment and affect within the contemporary media landscape.

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Central Careers Fair

The University Central Careers Fair will be taking place on campus on the 4th of November. This will be the largest single careers event during the Autumn term with over 50 exhibitors in attendance including IBM Design, Pitch Consultants (representing B-Hive), JLR & Crowdfund Campus (a crowdfunding site able to support A&H students in fundraising for degree shows). Continue reading “Central Careers Fair”

Coventry LGBTQ Film Festival

In 2016, Coventry will be hosting an LGBTQ Film Festival. Ahead of this, there is a launch party taking place on October 30th 2015, where they will be screening ‘Timeless‘.  Continue reading “Coventry LGBTQ Film Festival”

Public Sector Communications Academy

There are a limited number of free tickets available for the Local Government Public Sector Communications Academy event running in Coventry during November. It will take place over 3 days from the 10th to the 12th of November and will include workshops around Social Media, Professional Communications, PR and Marketing. Please click here for a full programme of the event and more information.  Continue reading “Public Sector Communications Academy”

Black History Month

The Centre for Communities and Social Justice are running a series of free seminars in partnership with Coventry University Black & Minority Ethnic Staff Network to mark Black History Month. Coventry University Students’ Union are also running a series of events and trips. Continue reading “Black History Month”

Student Writers and Photographers Wanted!

Writers and Photographers are wanted for The University Paper, a national news paper with specific editions focusing on individual student cities across the UK.  Continue reading “Student Writers and Photographers Wanted!”

Film Competition!

Title Ruse Film Festival are taking submissions for a film festival to take place alongside Coventry’s Peace Festival 2015. Continue reading “Film Competition!”

World Photobook Day

The World Photobook Day is taking place in Coventry on the 14th October 6pm-8pm. If you’re interested in photography, or if you have a bit of a thing for the old fashioned book (don’t we all!!) then drop Matt Johnston an email at, and sign up to attend.

We have a range of very rare and special Photobooks in Coventry, and Matt also promises that ‘the box of dummies’ will be in attendance. You could even bring a selection from your own collection, or if you’re a first-timer, pop along and find out what Photobooks are all about.

For more information, or to get involved, see

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