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Journalism (Hons)

Coventry University

36 months
17700 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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This professionally-accredited Journalism (Hons) course from Coventry University is primarily focused on your employability and aims to provide you with skills and techniques necessary to make your mark in any area of the journalism and communications industry.

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Digital, mobile and social media have transformed the Journalism business. 


We put employability at the centre of the Journalism (Hons) course at Coventry University  from the outset by preparing you for a potential future career in the media. The learning environment will recreate a working rolling news environment, with practical assignments and deadlines; it is purposefully designed to try and equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in a professional multi-platform environment.

We will provide you with to the opportunity to discover and produce real stories across different forms of media and our current industry accreditation* means that you will  be strongly supported when seeking work placements and internships**.

In the process of exploring journalism and communication skills you will have the opportunity to develop throughout the course and this will prepare you for a wide range of potential future careers in other areas, such as PR, social media content and marketing, politics, commercial business and publishing.

In addition, our Talent Team offer help and support if you wish to seek to gain employment or look at professional practice opportunities within course-specific industries. Our dedicated enterprise officers also offer valuable assistance on how to begin as a freelancer/entrepreneur and you could also benefit from the insight you could gain during field trips** and attending events hosted by guest speakers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Journalism Production and Storytelling 
  • Journalism in Context
  • Media Law in Practice
  • Journalism and Society
  • Journalism in Practice
  • Law and Ethics for Journalists

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Level: BBC preferably to include English, Media or related subject.
  • BTEC: DMM in Media.
  • IB Diploma: 29 to include English at Higher level.
  • GCSE requirement: Minimum 5 GCSEs graded 9-4 including English at grade 6

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17700 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17700 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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


Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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