Master On Campus

Sport Broadcast

Cardiff Metropolitan University

12 months
14000 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Students of Sport Broadcast at Cardiff Metropolitan University will develop and master a wide spectrum of broadcast journalism production skills, learn to self-shoot and edit, record and produce audio, create digital content while sharpening their journalistic instinct, news values and editorial judgment. 


They will critically examine the reciprocal relationship between socio-political issues, modern media coverage and professional sport. 

Students of Sport Broadcast at Cardiff Metropolitan University will also study elements of media law, and analyse how ethics, a sense of fairness, impartiality, accuracy and a robust knowledge of regulations and rights play a crucial part in operating within the modern fast-changing sport broadcasting landscape.


A 60 credit work placement is designed to ensure that graduates of the programme have had significant “real world experience” and engagement with the industry that will make them uniquely prepared for work in the Sport Broadcast Industry. With its focus on skill acquisition together with academic reflection on the socio-political implications of Sport, graduates from this programme will be able to meet the needs of a rapidly developing Sport Broadcast industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Television Broadcasting
  • Radio and Digital Broadcasting
  • Research Skills in Journalism 
  • Ethics, Media Law and Landscape 
  • Professional Broadcasting Placement
  • Production Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants for the MSc in Sport Broadcast are expected to satisfy the following requirements: 

a good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) in any Sport, Broadcast, Media or Journalism subject. 

Exceptional entry routes may be available to applicants with significant and relevant industry experience. Usually more than 3 years experience in print, radio or TV journalism or Sport related PR/communications. Candidates with extensive experience in elite level sport may also be considered. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 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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