36 months
13500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Sport Journalism (Hons) degree offered at University of Bedfordshire enables you to develop the practical and critical skills needed by 21st century sports journalists - covering the traditional research and writing skills as well as those needed to handle new and developing media forms.


Sport Journalism (Hons) degree offered at University of Bedfordshire will help you develop  a portfolio of work and contacts while honing your journalism skills through regular newsdays.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

Sports media has seen a growth in PR and web opportunities that Sports Journalism graduates can explore. The journalism team works closely with employers within the industry, successful graduates and the Careers and Employability Service at the University of Bedfordshire. These links result in talks and practical professional experience events enabling you to build contacts and network within your area of interest.

Professional skills and values underpin this course and are an integral part of teaching and learning within all units. We assist every student to develop the ability to evaluate effectively and reflect on their own and work of others, and understand the demands and requirements of employers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Reporting And Writing
  • Sport In Society
  • Journalism Law And Public Administration
  • Practical Sports Journalism
  • Print Production And Design
  • New Media Production
  • Radio
  • Specialist And Feature Writing
  • Special Project For Journalism
  • Sport, Media And Culture
  • Ethics And Journalism
  • Future Media
  • Magazine And Online Publishing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  •  A completed application form signed by you (an electronic signature is fine)
  • Copies of your official academic qualifications and certificates, including proof of your level of English Language
  • A one-page personal statement. This should tell us why you want to study your chosen course.
  • A copy of your current valid passport details
  • Please submit copies of any UK Visa that you have held and any documentation relating to previous visa refusals from any country

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

For EU students the standard fee is £9,250 per year.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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