University of Strathclyde
This course is designed to suit both mid-career journalists wanting to specialise in Investigative Journalism, and recent graduates wishing to establish careers in the media. It combines practice with theory. The course is designed for students from overseas as well as from the UK.
A good Honours degree, or equivalent, or professional experience demonstrating capacity to study at Master's level, and supportive academic and professional references. You may be asked to complete a pre-entry assignment. If you've professional experience in journalism you may be asked to provide a portfolio of your writing. You�ll also be expected to submit a statement explaining why you feel this course suits your needs. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with no individual test score below 5.5) or equivalent.
Core classes: Investigative journalism (history and theory); investigative journalism (project); Scots law for journalists; media ethics; multimedia journalism. Option classes: Entrepreneurial journalism; journalism and society; European political economy; European governance; comparative public policy.
You will write a dissertation of 12-15,000 words on a topic related to investigative journalism.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||Glasgow||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
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