This Journalism, Film and Television Studies (including foundation year) (Hons) at London Metropolitan University combines the fields of journalism, television and film to provide you with comprehensive knowledge of media practices and theory. The programme will open many doors in both industries and improve your chances of gaining employment in the specialist area of film and television journalism.
The foundation year will equip you with study skills to review media, write essays and media copy, conduct research and critically analyse sources. You’ll also learn about fundamental practices in communications, film, television and broadcast media.
Throughout your degree we will support you to succeed academically and make sure you settle into university life. You’ll benefit from one-to-one sessions with your tutor, where you’ll be able to discuss your work and progress. There will also be opportunities to polish other skills, such as essay writing or critical analysis, via workshops offered by the University.
Where this course can take you
This course is perfect preparation if you want to become a journalist or critic in the film or TV industries.
The programme will also develop your transferable skills, especially for use in journalism or media fields. Our previous graduates have found work in public relations, marketing, digital journalism, film and media journalism, media consultancy, as well as film and television production.
The degree will also open up opportunities for further study at postgraduate level.
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- Approaches to Film and Television
- Journalism: History and Ideas
- Moving Image and Sound Practice
- Practical Journalism
- Film and Television Practice
- Media Law and Ethics; Public Administration
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- 48 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Journalism Media Studies & Mass Media View 242 other Bachelors in Journalism in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have:
- at least one A level (or a minimum of 32 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification, eg BTEC Subsidiary/National/BTEC Extended Diploma)
- English Language at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent, eg Functional Skills at Level 2) – if you meet UCAS points criteria but obtained a grade D/3 in English at GCSE you may be offered a University test in this area
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International15576 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15576 GBP per year during 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
- UK: £2,310 per 30 credits
- Int: £3,894 per 30 credits
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.