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Faculty of Media & Communication

Our courses

Postgraduate research

Postgraduate research

Read about the postgraduate research opportunities available within the faculty and see how continuing your education could benefit you.

Student showcase

Nerve media rich content

Nerve media

Nerve media is the student radio station and magazine. The content is produced by students on a range of media courses such as Journalism, Media & Communications and Radio.
Jump TV

Jump TV

An award winning student-run TV station covering news, sports, music and entertainment.
BIRSt radio station logo

BIRSt Radio

Producing creative, innovative and interactive audio, BIRSt was the first UK student-run internet radio station.
The student newspaper

The Bournemouth Rock

A Bournemouth-based fortnightly newspaper hot off the press with the latest news, opinions, sports and features.
Election coverage

Election coverage

BU news and comment on the 2015 General Election, including the student-led YourElection15 campaign. 

Chun You, Sim

Chun You, Sim

"As I learned more about the industry, I found that this is what I’m interested in and that’s why I came here to study computer animation."

Alex Manu

Alex Manu

“The placement year is amazing, and not just because of the experience you gain.”

Rosie Beaven

Rosie Beaven

"I’ve loved my time at BU and have really enjoyed getting involved with various aspects of university life."

Our facilities

Computer animation suite

Computer animation suites

Our computer animation suites all feature high-spec PCs that have been designed for digital animation and effects work.

Post-production suite

Post-production suites

Discover our industry-standard post-production suites where you can work on your sound recording and producing skills.

Studio 1

Radio studios

Find out about our professionally equipped radio studios where you can learn practical skills and manage broadcasts.

Latest news

Peter Hoar: Alumni Q&A

BU graduate turned television director, Peter Hoar returned to campus to give a series of workshops to students. Read about his career so far...

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Events

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Integral World Education Fair - Sofia

Meet the Regional Manager of Bulgaria in Sofia on 25 - 26 February 2017 to discuss your future studies at Bournemouth University.

Fair
Feb
25

Lingo Education Fair - Reykjavik

Meet the Regional Manager of Iceland in Reykjavik on 25 February 2017 to discuss your future studies at Bournemouth University.

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Showreels

See some of the showreels our students have produced at postgraduate and undergraduate level.