News from Birmingham School of Media
UNIVERSITY NEWS 20 FEB 2017
A golden era of music television is set to be recreated at Birmingham City University, as a major new research project looking at jazz broadcasting in the 1960s gets underway.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 03 FEB 2017
Professor Bashir Makhoul, Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Birmingham City University, is exhibiting once again at Liverpool’s Bluecoat, as the art centre beings a 300-day programme celebrating its...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 01 FEB 2017
When it comes to humour on television, no topic is off limits for modern audiences, although offence is likely to be caused if the social majority addresses a minority group, according to a new...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 27 JAN 2017
An exhibition documenting the underground Northern Soul scene in Birmingham and the Midlands has gone on display.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 12 JAN 2017
Birmingham City University is to launch a Centre for Brexit Studies this month, created to further enhance understanding of the consequences of the UK withdrawing from the European Union (EU).
UNIVERSITY NEWS 21 NOV 2016
Birmingham City University is in talks to form closer ties with China’s largest national broadcasting network, China Central Television (CCTV).
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 NOV 2016
Birmingham City University is showcasing its educational opportunities in Portugal for the first time, as the institution celebrates more than quadrupling its current Portuguese cohort over the...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 11 NOV 2016
Humour has long been recognised for its power to hurt, to offend and to ridicule, but it also has the capacity to entertain, to bring people together and make work life easier.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 07 NOV 2016
Postgraduate students from Birmingham City University’s School of Media are currently preparing an overnight broadcast for the results of the US presidential election between Donald Trump and...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 31 OCT 2016
The University’s Mediahouse employs students as Runners who are able to gain valuable experience they need whilst also earning. Parkside Mediahouse Runners have employed around 60 students over...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 24 OCT 2016
Two academics from Birmingham City University have been named as winners in the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2016 Awards .