University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Broadcast Journalism

This programme is delivered using purpose built television studios at UWS Hamilton campus and is designed to produce graduates with the skills and knowledge employers would expect of professional journalists starting their careers.

Entry requirements

University degree in any discipline or an equivalent qualification; mature applicants with other qualifications and experience within the broadcast industry may be considered at the discretion of the programme leader; applicants are also expected to take a writing and voice test, as well as an interview.

Course modules

Modules include: News journalism; journalism law and regulation; television reporting; advanced news journalism; journalism and public affairs; features and packaging.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 555 per Module (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 555 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 555 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 555 per Module (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 32 weeks
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 32 weeks
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (England) 32 weeks
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 32 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hamilton Campus Hamilton ML3 0JB Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0169 828 3100