Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Journalism

This course offers a dynamic, practice-focused multimedia programme, closely linked to industry. We combine traditional methods with new and developing technologies to train you in multimedia journalism. You will learn a range of practical skills and leave with reporting and production expertise for print, online, magazine, television and radio. You will also develop an understanding of social media and convergence issues. You will learn through practical experience, both in our news rooms and on an industry placement and we also support you in getting your work published and broadcast.

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelors (Honours) degree at a 2.1 or above in any discipline. We look for applicants to have relevant work experience with demonstrable interest in journalism in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Subjects include: Radio bulletins; media law for journalists; new writing; TV and multimedia news; journalism, information and society; magazine publishing; academic or production.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,130 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,130 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Merchiston Campus Edinburgh EH10 5DT Scotland

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