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BA (Hons)Broadcast Journalism

De Montfort University
United Kingdom, Leicester
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Overview

Building on our expertise in TV, radio and online journalism, this programme focuses on developing your skills in, and knowledge of, multiplatform digital journalism.

Broadcast Journalism BA (Hons) is a specialist course that allows you to learn the core skills required in the world of digital journalism. You will learn how to make video features for television, online and social media, as well as stories for radio, and you will develop skills in all areas of visual media production from filming and editing to pitching, storytelling and presenting.

This programme has been designed for students who are keen to learn to use professional recording equipment and use software to edit digitally, whilst our established Journalism BA (Hons) is more suited to those who want to pursue careers in magazines, press and online journalism. Broadcast Journalism has a practical focus and will help you gain the skills to work as a broadcast journalist in the digital age. You will also learn about journalism from a sociological perspective and understand its history.

Programme structure

Year 1
Image Capture and Processing
Audio Caputure and Processing
Multi-platform News Writing
Journalism and Society

Year 2
Television Production
Professional Practice
Radio Journalism
Issues in Journalism

Year 3
Live Production
Digital Journalism
Dissertation

Career opportunities

Broadcast Journalism graduates are likely to pursue careers in television, online and radio journalism as producers, reporters, researchers, video journalists, social media producers and more.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States