Faculty of Media and Communication

We have an international reputation for delivering high quality funded research projects and publishing in leading national and international journals. Researchers are experts and thought leaders in journalism and communication practice, animation techniques and software development, media education and digital archiving, among other fields.

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  • Fair Access Research: Continuation

    Fair Access Research:  Continuation

    Continuation is one of five themes in the Fair Access Research Project (FAR) How does a widening participation (WP) background impact upon retention at BU? How can students be supported in their... »

  • Fair Access Research: Ways of Working

    Fair Access Research: Ways of Working

    Ways of Working  is one of five themes in the Fair Access Research Project (FAR) What are the benefits of cross-disciplinary and cross-professional research in widening participation (WP)? How can... »

  • Fair Access Research: Admissions

    Fair Access Research: Admissions

     Admissions is one of five themes in the Fair Access Research Project (FAR) Are university admissions processes fair to all?  Are they transparent?  And can widening participation (WP) students access... »

  • Fair Access Research: Outreach

    Fair Access Research:  Outreach

    Outreach is one of five themes in the Fair Access Research Project (FAR) What does fair access (or widening participation) look like beyond the university? What are the most effective ways of... »

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