City, University of London
Broadcast Journalism: offers practical training in radio and television. Newswriting, television and radio journalism are taught through lectures, workshops and broadcast simulation. The Broadcast Journalism course prepares you for a first job in radio or television journalism and is accredited by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC). As a Broadcast Journalism masters student you will be given practical training in radio and television news You will gain practical skills in our state-of-the-art digital television studio, digital editing suites, radio studios, and broadcast newsrooms.
MA: A 2nd class Honours degree in any appropriate subject. Applicants should hold an upper second class honours degree, or the equivalent from an international institution. Consideration may also be given to mature applicants with substantial work experience in radio and/or television journalism. Students whose first language is not English are advised to apply for the International Journalism MA, which is designed specifically for students from outside the UK. Applicants must demonstrate a knowledge of TV and/or radio news and current affairs. We expect a high standard of general knowledge relating to politics, international news, sport and entertainment. You should also have work experience in a local radio station or similar. As well as new graduates, we also welcome applications from mature applicants with substantial work experience in radio and/or television journalism.
Core modules: Ethics, Rules & Standards (30 credits); Final Project (30 credits); Newsgathering for TV and Radio (30 credits); Newsdays Production (30 credits); Studio Production for TV or Radio (15 credits); UK Media Law (15 credits); Political Headlines (15 credits). Elective modules: Journalism Innovation (15 credits); Social & Digital Journalism (15 credits).
All MA Journalism courses at City are practical, hands-on courses designed for people that want to become journalists. As a result, much of your coursework will be journalistic assignments that you produce to deadline, as you would in a real news organisation.
Small number of bursaries awarded by media organisations and advertised by them; funding may be available from the Arts and Humanities Research Board.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2019||10,200 per Whole course (Wales)||10 Months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2019||10,200 per Whole course (England)||10 Months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2019||20,400 per Whole course (International)||10 Months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2019||10,200 per Whole course (EU)||10 Months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2019||10,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland)||10 Months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2019||10,200 per Whole course (Scotland)||10 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||EC1V 0HB||London|
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