University of Sheffield
Journalism Studies (Web)
This programme of study allows students to focus on the areas of journalism that they have the most interest in.
A 2.1 degree, but we consider mature students with relevant professional experience; excellent writing and communication skills are essential; good computing and word processing skills are desirable. ; applicants whose first language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 7.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in Reading, 7.0 in Writing, 6.0 in Listening and 6.0 in Speaking, or equivalent.
Core modules: researching news; broadcast news or online journalism; ethics and regulation; advanced broadcast or web journalism; journalism dissertation/portfolio. Optional modules:global journalism; media audiences; persuasion, reasoning, and argument; journalism, globalisation and development; law for journalists; power and society; the media in Europe and its neighbouring states.
Assessment methods include:essays; examinations and practical broadcast journalism work that involves producing news stories, radio and TV news items and features, web pages and portfolios.
There are a limited number of external bursaries for UK students on the Print, Web, Magazine and Broadcast courses, from the AHRC, Scott Trust and Journalism Diversity Fund. Please see our web pages for details.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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