City, University of London
Students are encouraged to be proactive, in terms of selling their stories, fixing up work experience and finding jobs; students spend most of their time acquiring journalistic skills, such as reporting, feature writing, subbing, interviewing, researching stories and learning about design, layout and editorial production (desktop publishing).
At least a 2nd Class degree in any appropriate subject; consideration is given to mature entrants who can demonstrate substantial working experience; all candidates must have relevant work experience in journalism, including work on a university or college publication, work experience with a magazine or employment in periodical journalism.
Core modules: journalism practice; journalism and society 1; media law; public administration; online journalism; editorial production; the magazine business; MA journalism project; specialisms. Elective modules: choose one of the following two modules: journalism and society 2; journalism innovation.
A small number of bursaries are awarded by media organisations and advertised by them; funding may be available from AHRB.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
020 7040 5060