University of Sussex
Journalism and Documentary Practice
A 1st or upper 2nd Class undergraduate Honours Degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline. We also welcome applicants who do not have this academic qualification who are able to demonstrate in their application that they have relevant professional/creative skills and experience.
Autumn term: documentary practice; journalism in transition; news and feature writing. Spring term: advanced journalism skills; global journalism; research and project management for documentary. You may undertake short optional placements as part of your study. Summer term: you undertake a supervised research project, which may include a relevant placement and/or documentary production.
Assessment is by term paper, practical video/ media work and production, documentation and critique, as well as portfolios of journalism with critical reflections. The final assessment, a major research project, may take the form of a 15000-word dissertation, a 20-minute documentary or a portfolio of journalism and critical work.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 15,350 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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