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Journalism (Hons)

City, University of London

36 months
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17860 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Journalism (Hons) degree at City, University of London is designed for students pursuing a career in journalism, media and communications. It provides education and proficiency in print, broadcast and online journalism and relevant studies in humanities, such as politics and the history of journalism.

Overview

Who is it for?

The Journalism (Hons) degree at City, University of London is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in journalism, media and communications.

Objectives

Journalism education at City has a real-world emphasis. Time is spent in small workshops learning the multimedia skills required for a career in 21st century journalism: from writing, reporting and interviewing to social media analytics and preparing page layouts on screen.

You will learn how to write news and features, use the professional standard TV studio and make video and audio packages and websites. Professional work experience is the key to getting a job in journalism and students are supported to arrange placements during their degree.

This is complemented by academic subjects such as history, politics and law which are delivered through lectures and seminars and assessed through examination and essays.

Career prospects

Our students enjoy access to a wide range of career development and employment opportunities thanks to our London location and our outstanding connections in the media.

Our Journalism BA Honours graduates have gone on to work in media organisations such as:

  • the BBC
  • Sky News
  • The Sun
  • Metro
  • Associated Press
  • talkSPORT
  • MailOnline
  • The Economist
  • Men’s Health.

Others go on to work in rewarding and creative careers in marketing and corporate communications for organisations such as Nike and Asos.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of journalism
  • The British media 
  • Reporting and writing 
  • Politics and current affairs 
  • Foreign language
  • Digital journalism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-Level: Grades ABB or 138 UCAS tariff points
  • IB: 30 points
  • GCSE: A minimum of grade 4(C) in GCSE English and Maths or Statistics
  • BTEC: DDM

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17860 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17860 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • UK
Full-time: £9,250 
  • EU
Full-time: £17,860 
  • Non-EU
Full-time: £17,860

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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