University for the Creative Arts

University for the Creative Arts

Journalism

This course has a particular focus on broadcast and cross-platform multimedia content. Students are also trained in new and emerging journalism skill sets such as search engine optimisation of content; data journalism; and the visual presentation of information.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in a chosen subject or a related discipline, and/or relevant work experience, demonstrating the ability to study at postgraduate level. Applicants may be invited to interview. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum 6.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Course modules

Stage 1: critical contexts; multimedia journalism (practical and production skills 1). Stage 2: the business of media (processes, models, law, regulation); multimedia journalism (practical and production skills 2). Stage 3: final project delivery (journalism); or dissertation (journalism and media communication).

Assessment methods

Practical work and theoretical writing is assessed. Group and individual assessment is undertaken.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 3,250 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Farnham Campus Farnham GU9 7DS South East

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