University of Strathclyde
Traditional news outlets are moving towards online products at an accelerated pace. Digital technology is profoundly changing journalism, with innovations like hyperlocal news and mobile media reporting becoming increasingly prevalent. This course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills to produce multimedia news and features. You�ll develop sound analytical, ethical and entrepreneurial skills in order to perform at a high level in the digital media world. You�ll work in the University�s simulated news environment and also report externally using mobile media. You�ll also: Pursue real-life stories; produce your own journalism packages; experiment with entrepreneurial projects; report, write and edit using text, pictures, video and audio to tell multimedia stories effectively. In Semester 2, you devise, launch, produce and market your own online publication.
A good Honours degree, or equivalent, or professional experience demonstrating ability to study at Master's level. Experience of student journalism, a media work placement, freelance work or professional journalism. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (no individual test score below 5.5) or equivalent.
Core modules: Multimedia journalism; entrepreneurial journalism; producing media; Scots law for journalists; media ethics. Optional modules: Investigative journalism (history and theory); journalism and society; European political economy; European governance; contesting global governance; comparative public policy.
All modules will be assessed individually.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 10,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||Glasgow||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
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