12 months full time; 24 months part time
Fees per academic year 2014-15
UK and EU: full time £5,500 part time £2,750
International: full time £12,075 part time fees
More information is available about tuition fees and discounts.
To enhance your employability by enabling you to acquire the knowledge and understanding, skills and aptitudes required for a career in cross-cultural communication and international marketing.
You take compulsory modules in business, marketing, and language and cross cultural communication. You then take further optional modules in language and communication and marketing.
Teaching is by lectures, case-based workshops, interactive seminars, and individual tutorials. Assessment is by course work (examinations, oral presentations and submitted work) and the research portfolio. The research portfolio is different from a conventional dissertation. It consists of a set of research files where you discuss the theoretical background and methodological approaches to cross-cultural communication, and conduct a supervised research project in this area.
Find out more detailed information about the programme modules
An upper-second-class Honours degree or higher, or international equivalent, in a related subject, e.g. linguistics, languages, communication, TESOL, translation, business, marketing, politics, media studies, education, anthropology, social psychology.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.5 in writing, 6.5 in reading, and 6.0 in all other sub-sections), TOEFL 90 (Internet-based), or equivalent.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
Students should consult their employers for sponsorship opportunities.More information on scholarships, studentships, bursaries and other funding is available from our database.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2014 entry should apply by Friday 11 July 2014 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.
For further information please contact:
School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8830
This programme is within the subject area of Linguistics, Speech and Language Sciences.