|Study location||United Kingdom, (Main Site)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£11,846 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
One academic reference must be sent
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The MA in Global Journalism tackles all the essential areas of
journalism, from the legal issues to interviewing, practical writing
and broadcast and web skills.
The course draws on our established links within the fields of print
and broadcast journalism, as well as current research within the
department in international media and communication.
You will develop a core of journalistic skills and knowledge which
are generic requirements of the profession together with a specific
field of expertise: the global media context. You will also study the
context of international media organisations and global/international
issues facing and addressed by all media.
Teaching takes the form of a mixture of lectures, seminars,
discussions and workshops. You will be expected to read widely,
contribute actively to discussions, and devise your own study topics
in negotiation with tutors.
- Law, Ethics and Public Administration
- Multiplatform Journalism Practice
- Global Media and Communication
- Specialist Professional Practice
- Journalism Themes and Issues
- Postgraduate Journal
MA Journalism Research Project
Career prospects on successful completion of the Global Journalism
degree include positions within established media/broadcasting
organisations in a range of national and global contexts.
You can expect to secure positions in newspapers, specialist and
trade publications and specialist reporting positions which have a
Opportunities will also exist in emerging broadcast contexts, such as
web-based text journalism, web-tv and internet radio.