University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Global Journalism

This far-reaching journalism degree combines research on media practice and freedom around the world with some practical newswriting experience and events. Students have recently visited BBC studios and conferences, and collaborated with the European Parliament. Join up and you'll look at journalism within the context of globalisation, comparing and contrasting media practice around the world, immersed in vital discussions around the relationship between media, society and government - at a hugely critical moment for freedom of expression.

Course modules

Core modules The Principle of Publicity I The Principle of Publicity II Writing for the Media Research Methods Dissertation Examples of optional modules A range including: Journalism in Britain Media, Politics and Publics Global Communication: History, Theory and Practice Reporting the European Union Propaganda, Media and Conflict Online Journalism Studies Media Freedom: European, UK and US Perspectives Media, State and Society in China Researching Social Media Digital Advocacy

Assessment methods

Assessment is by essays, examinations and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 18,300 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions Secretary
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