University of Sheffield
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.
MA: A 2.1 degree, but mature students with relevant professional experience will be considered. Excellent writing and communication skills are essential. Good computing and word-processing skills are desirable. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 7.0 in each component, or equivalent.
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 is by essays, examinations and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||8,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||8,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||8,500 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||18,300 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||8,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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