Share this entry

Share this page

media studies

Line breaks: media stud|ies

Definition of media studies in English:

plural noun

[usually treated as singular]
The study of the mass media as an academic subject.
Example sentences
  • There were only 24 students taking A-levels in the department, which teaches art, music, drama, theatre studies and media studies.
  • Many improve their position by getting pupils to take GCSEs in ‘softer’ subjects such as media studies.
  • Just wait until the university is charging £10,000 a year to study media studies and no one at all is coming to York to study.

Definition of media studies in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day prepotent
Pronunciation: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence