Birmingham City University
Freelancing and Journalism Enterprise
This course is designed to cater for existing journalists and those about to enter the profession who recognise that the world has changed and have decided that they wish to change with it. The MA in Freelancing and Journalism Enterprise offers journalism graduates, those who have experience in the news or magazine industries or who can demonstrate core journalism skills, the chance to think about how they can use their existing skills in a new and enterprising way.
Applicants should possess a relevant 1st degree or equivalent, or have considerable relevant experience. This would mean proven experience in journalism or closely related area of media. Good spoken and written English are vital. IELTS level 6.5 is a minimum. Applicants must be able to demonstrate outstanding ability and potential.
Modules include: Online journalism; enterprise; new journalism in context; production lab; MA by practice.
Assessment takes the form of independent study tasks based on production activities.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,195 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,195 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,100 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,100 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campuses||Birmingham||B4 7XG||West Midlands|
0121 331 5595