Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Digital and Newspaper Journalism

This course focuses on areas such as: interviewing, story construction and specialised reporting such as: court, council and sport plus writing columns, reviews and features; it also introduces the students to subbing (headline writing, layout and proof reading) using QuarkXPress. Students on this course are entered for the preliminary examinations of the NCTJ (National Council for the Training of Journalists) the 1st stage in gaining a professional qualification recognised by the industry. The course has a practical focus, and students are expected to develop story ideas and contacts, and gather their own material for journalistic work; online production is an integral part of the course with students focusing on the key multi media skills required by the industry; the course incorporates a work placement to allow students to put their newly developed skills into practice and build valuable experience.

Sponsorship information

There are a range of media industry and educational sponsorship schemes in place for which students are eligible to apply.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,600 per Year 1 (International) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

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