Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Journalism

The course has been designed to develop both critical understanding of the profession and provide an overview of the practices and concepts of journalism. The course explores the role of radio, television, print and online platforms, developing skills and building experience. This course will equip you with the skills, experience and understanding to build a career in journalism which combines academic discipline with practical training.

Entry requirements

The course is ideal for students who possess an undergraduate Honours degree in any discipline and plan a professional career in journalism. International students, for whom English is not their 1st language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, at IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Media industries; news writing; media law; broadcast journalism; research methods; digital journalism in practice; government and public affairs; fieldwork placement; journalism project or dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Garthdee Campus Aberdeen AB10 7QE Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01224 262209