University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Arts Journalism

In its focus on the reporting and analysis of the arts, this programme is unique to the UK and geared to one of the fastest growing areas of specialist journalism. The programme fosters an inclusive approach, drawing on experts across the University in the fine arts, cinema, drama and mass culture. It explores cutting-edge trends and developments in the arts world. A particular focus in the Lincoln School of Journalism is the relationship between journalism and literature.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2.2 in an Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Modules include: arts reporting; contemporary art theory (option); core broadcast; core writing; journalism and contemporary cinema (option); journalism and literature (option); law and institutions; live arts reporting and production; MA journalism - final project or dissertation; research and professional placement.

Assessment methods

Assessments are a mixture of essays, presentations, portfolios of journalism, broadcast media packages and timed examinations.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Master's programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study. Please note that the Master of Architecture (Part 2) and MBA programmes are exceptions to this scheme, as other scholarships are in place for those courses.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,680 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,602 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 6,680 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 38 per Credit point (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 87 per Credit point (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

Key information

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