City, University of London

City, University of London

Broadcast Journalism

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.

Course modules

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).

Assessment methods

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.

Sponsorship information

Small number of bursaries awarded by media organisations and advertised by them; funding may be available from the Arts and Humanities Research Board.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2018 GBP 10,000 per Whole course (Wales) 10 Months
MA Full-time October 2018 GBP 10,000 per Whole course (England) 10 Months
MA Full-time October 2018 GBP 20,000 per Whole course (International) 10 Months
MA Full-time October 2018 GBP 10,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 Months
MA Full-time October 2018 GBP 10,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square EC1V 0HB London

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