University of South Wales

University of South Wales


Students develop practical skills and produce innovative work and research; learners develop skills in digital journalism, and explore deep, broad and innovative responses to the challenges posed by interactivity and convergence.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree of Class 2.2 or higher, or relevant professional experience or an HND/HNC and relevant experience or equivalent international qualifications. Those without such qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, where prior experience will be taken into account. Applicants who do not have English as their 1st language need to have achieved an overall IELTS grade of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Newsgathering/writing skills; law and regulation; academic research skills; relevant media theory; video journalism/online production/technical digital skills; major project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,375 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Adam Street) Cardiff CF24 2FN Wales

Key information

Enquiries and Admissions Unit
Telephone number: 
03455 767778