Goldsmiths, University of London
The programme combines teaching from both computing and media in developing digital journalists; the programme provides students with real-world technical, design, and software skills to innovate in journalism; global awareness of the potential and possibilities for the next and future waves of digital media; and critical awareness of the implications and applications of journalism in society; students become proficient in the intersections of: journalism fundamentals, law and ethics; computing skills (coding, hardware/software, data, digital methods); multimedia skills (photography, video, audio).
Upper 2nd Class degree in sociology or computing, or in a suitable related subject; relevant professional experience and/or a relevant professional qualification is considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 7.0 in the written part of the test).
Core modules: digital news writing, multimedia production and media law; core computing modules include digital case studies featuring industry guests, extensive training and experimentation time in the digital sandbox (lab) developing a capability and literacy in computer science and design; and digital research methods for scraping social networks, conducting investigative reports, and project management.
In addition to the modules, students undertake a significant written and digital research project in consultation with a supervisor.
CAST Innovation scholarship are available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 17,010 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,010 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||Lewisham||SE14 6NW||South East|
020 7078 5300