Distance Learning Courses
All of our distance learning courses can be studied to Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) or Masters (MA) level. The Mass Communications programme can also be studied to Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) level.
• The Postgraduate Certificate (Mass Communications only) involves studying six modules over a period of one year.
• The Postgraduate Diploma involves studying ten modules over a period of twenty months.
• The Masters Degree involves studying ten modules and writing a dissertation over a period of two years.
|Programme Level||Time Taken||Programme Content|
|Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert)||12 Months||Six Modules|
|Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip)||20 Months||Ten Modules|
|Masters Degree (MA)||24 Months||Ten Modules and the Dissertation|
Find out why you should study via Distance Learning at Leicester and the questions we are asked most frequently about distance learning study in the Department. You can also download our Distance Learning brochure or request an information pack.