Course description

Have you ever wondered how the media affects our lives? On this 2 day course, you will begin to explore who controls the media, how different groups, such as people with disabilities, are represented in the media and the impact of these representations on individuals and the rest of society.

What can this course lead to?

This course will introduce you to the subject of the media and will support you to progress on to further short courses and gain qualifications, such as Exploring Social Inequality and Understanding Society. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 15 December 2022 - 16 December 2022

  • Thursday 15 Dec 2022 to Friday 16 Dec 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.