At the Robert Gordon University studying the BA Journalism (hons) you will gain considerable practical experience in reporting and production across print, broadcast and electronic platforms. You will learn first-hand from experienced journalists by participating in ‘live’ projects, visiting local broadcasting organisations and listening to guest speakers.
You will have the opportunity to experience a day as a journalist; sourcing stories, interviewing, filming and editing your report as part of our dedicated News Days.
Throughout this course you will develop specialist and transferable skills all of which are essential for the wider media profession.
The critical knowledge base and production, managerial and technical professional skills you will acquire throughout the journalism course will open up opportunities in a wide variety of careers in the communication and media industries within and beyond the journalistic profession.
Possible careers range from press, radio, television and online as well as public relations and media management. Previous journalism graduates have secured jobs in print, publishing, broadcast and online journalism and now work for organisations including BBC Xtra, The Surrey Advertiser, Original 106, The Press and Journal, Evening Express. Students with degrees in Journalism are also entering Communications, Sales and Marketing roles including Communications Manager at Gatwick Airport.
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- The Media Business
- Visual Culture and Design
- News Writing
- Introduction To Media Law
- Broadcast Journalism and Production
- Digital Media Platforms And Practices
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesJournalism View 210 other Masters in Journalism in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- SQA Higher: ABBB to include English.
- GCE A Level: BBC to include English.
- Irish Leaving Certificate Higher: H2H2H2H3 to include English at H2.
- IB Diploma: 29 to include Higher Level English at grade 5.
International14000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
EU/EEA1820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
Rest of UK Students
- £5,000 per academic 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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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