Two students chat with one of their peers, while one makes notes on an iPad.Our MA Film and Media enables you to combine the study of film and media.

You will interrogate key theories and methodologies across the twentieth century, with the opportunity to specialise in areas such as transnational media, European cinema and screen genres.

Gaining expertise in key research methods in the media, film and cultural studies, you can also explore the relationship between media, culture and sexuality and assess the links between cinema, history and national identity.

Alternatively, you may wish to interrogate key media theories in depth on our MRes Masters by Research.

Chat Online with our Postgraduate Recruitment Manager

If you’re interested in postgraduate study at Edge Hill University, you can chat online with Rachael Buckley, our Postgraduate Recruitment Manager.

Rachael will be online every Wednesday between 10am and 2pm to answer any questions you might have about our postgraduate courses, entry criteria or how to apply.

You are also welcome to get in touch with us via live chat at any other time, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, when our Course Enquiries team will be happy to assist you.

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Looking from the first floor of Creative Edge down to the foyer.The Department of Media is based in Creative Edge, a state-of-the-art £17m building offering highly contemporary suites of outstanding facilities for creative media students.

Key features include TV studios with broadcast capacity and full production capabilities, recording studios, sound-editing suites, animation studios, a photographic studio, radio studio and multimedia laboratory.

Our innovative resources are designed to ensure you gain practical experience to a professional standard. Dedicated support in the use of all creative media facilities is available through our Media Development Team.

Creative Edge 360 Virtual Tour

Computing and Mac Studio

Media Editing Booth

Teaching Room

TV Studio

Upstairs Foyer

Open Days and Virtual Events

A prospective student and her parents visit a stand in Creative Edge while viewing the departmental facilities during an open day.If you are considering studying at Edge Hill University, the best way we usually recommend to gain an insight into the student experience is to see our stunning campus for yourself by attending an open day.

While you are currently unable to visit the campus, we want to make sure that you are still able to discover everything we have to offer and get answers to all of your questions.

Our June 2020 open day is going virtual, offering you the chance to find out more about media and the University through a week of online activities.

We are continuing to take bookings for subsequent open days while monitoring government advice regarding events. We will communicate all key information to anyone who books to attend.

Book your place at an open day or virtual open day