Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Media and Journalism

This course is suitable for graduates of any discipline and journalists who want to engage in academic study. It explores theory and practice and the social, cultural, economic and political contexts in which the media work. The course draws on current research by specialists in media, communication and cultural studies. Students also learn analytical and critical skills to conduct research in the field of media and journalism and to report in a range of platforms.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent. Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant professional experience in the media, broadcast or print journalism will be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have a minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in all sub-skills).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Arts and Cultures
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6571