|Study location||United Kingdom, Portsmouth|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||4 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Evidence of interest and some relevant experience in Journalism will be required.
If you want to learn the skills for a career in journalism while exploring how we use the English language in literature and the media, this BA (Hons) Journalism with English Language and Linguistics degree is ideal.
From learning how to webcast, produce apps, layout magazine spreads and create video reports to the important skills of uncovering and writing breaking stories to deadline, you’ll learn how to make the most of everything today’s 24-hour rolling news culture throws at you.
You’ll also build on your interest in the English language, by examining forensic linguistics and learning how language is applied in literature and digital communication.
Whether your interests lie in news reporting, coverage of sport or reviewing the latest films and music, you’ll develop the essential skills and experience to stand out from the crowd when you start your journalistic career. You could work in areas such as publishing, teaching, advertising and marketing.
Having an NCTJ-accredited degree and NCTJ Diploma in Journalism gives you many career options. Previous students have gone on to work in areas such as:
national, regional and local newspapers
radio and television stations
corporate communications and marketing
digital marketing and social media
Roles they’ve gone on to include:
social media editor
public relations account executive
digital marketing executive
Other graduates have continued their studies at postgraduate level or set up successful freelancing careers with help and support from the University.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.