MA Journalism

Duration: 1 year

Course details

Journalism is an intensive course that trains you to write and research like a journalist. It covers media ethics and law, reporting and public affairs, shorthand, sub-editing and production.

You will develop strong working knowledge of the media industry and the principal contemporary theories of media and culture, along with an ability to develop professional writing skills across journalistic aspects.

Courses are taught through a combination of newsroom workshops, seminars and tutorials. You will work on projects both on your own and

Classes you will attend

  • News Journalism: Principles and Practice

  • Essential Media Law

  • Essential Public Affairs

  • Reporting

  • Media Ethics and Society

Entry requirements

Minimum entry is a 2:1 Honours degree in Journalism or in any related subjects.

Prior journalistic experience is welcome.

Career possibilities

You will be able to pursue a career in journalism, media and/ or public relation.

You can expect to have these following positions after you graduate:

  • Newspaper journalist
  • Publishing copy editor
  • Online journalist
  • Market researcher
  • Writer

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