University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

International Journalism

The course has 2 main themes: Learning journalism skills through producing news in realistic exercises and assignments; studying journalism through research and analysis of news production in a range of international and national settings, the development of practical skills is supported by study, research, critical analysis of journalism and the news media in a range of national and international contexts.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree (2.1 or above), or equivalent; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, or equivalent; relevant professional experience is considered.

Course modules

Modules include: Core journalism skills (for students studying journalism for the 1st time); comparative journalism analysis and UK news production (for students who have studied journalism before); introduction to broadcast and online journalism; international journalism theory and research; English as a foreign language (international students only); international journalism and reporting; specialist reporting; newsroom management; print design and production; international journalism theory and research; practical international journalism project and analysis, or academic research study in area of international journalism.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include practical reporting projects, reflective accounts, essays and research projects.

Sponsorship information

Graduates of the University of Central Lancashire have a 20 per cent discount on tuition fee if self-funded.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,450 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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01772 892400