The programme will provide you with a critical exploration of mediation in the global context, examining processes of globalisation in relation to organisation, production, consumption and representation in media and communications. In our increasingly globalised world, international experience gained on one of our global programmes is invaluable and provides an excellent knowledge and experience base to work from. Teaching and learning in We hope that programmes beginning in September will be unaffected by Coronavirus. If there are going to be any changes to the delivery of the programme we will update this page to reflect the amendments and all offer holders will be notified. For more information about tuition fees and entry requirements, see the fees and funding and assessing your application sections. Upper second class honours degree or equivalent in social science, or a degree in another field with professional experience in media and communications.
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Anneliese Jane Dodds born 16 March is a British Labour Co-op politician serving as Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer since , becoming the first woman to hold the position. Dodds was elected to the European Parliament at the European Parliament election. She resigned her South East England seat when she was elected to the House of Commons at the general election. Anneliese Jane Dodds was born in Aberdeen , Scotland and was educated at the council-run Dunnottar Primary School and, later, the private co-educational day school Robert Gordon's College. Dodds later studied for a master's degree in Social Policy at the University of Edinburgh , and a PhD degree in Government at the London School of Economics , where she completed a thesis on liberalisation in higher education in France and the UK in Dodds stood unsuccessfully for election in the constituency of Billericay at the general election  and the constituency of Reading East at the general election.
This programme offers the chance to undertake a substantial piece of work that is worthy of publication and which makes an original contribution to the financial markets industry. You will begin on the MRes, and will need to meet certain requirements to progress to the PhD. Our programme is unique in its integration of finance and economics. You will take first-year microeconomics and macroeconomics courses together with PhD students in economics, but will differentiate by taking advanced courses in financial econometrics, asset pricing and corporate finance during the first two years of the programme. You will leave with a broad understanding of finance and its relations to other fields in economics.
Doctoral education at the Hertie School is organised as a structured programme. During the first year, PhD researchers prepare for their research and thesis writing with dedicated methods, research design and skills seminars. During the following years an increasing amount of time is allocated to independent work on the thesis.