International Sports Journalism from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London is distinctive in a number of respects; it's the world’s first International Sports Journalism master's degree that explores sport and communications in its international context.
The emphasis we place on globalisation in different regions and countries and the internationalisation of sports communications provides our students with a unique learning experience and will give them a head start in a demanding digital world.
We offer some of the best work experience opportunities in sports communications and boast one of the best teams of academics, sports journalists and communications professionals in the UK.
Underpinned by the academic theory of communications, we aim to develop graduates with critical awareness and practical journalism skills. The course is two thirds practical and one third theoretical. We collaborate with the sports communications industry on a regular basis to keep our curriculum and research up to date.
Students at International Sports Journalism from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London will:
- have the ability to specialise in broadcasting, documentary, or digital journalism
- have the opportunity to write for the course magazine: sportsgazette.co.uk
- Advanced Research Methods
- Core Skills in Journalism
- Critical Issues in Sports Journalism
- Digital Sports Journalism
- International Sports Reporting
- Sport, Globalisation and the Media
- The Sports Journalism Project
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesSports Management Journalism Sports Sciences View 186 other Masters in Sports Management in United Kingdom
- Previous degree 2:2
- Applicants with appropriate professional experience are also encouraged to apply.
- We ask every applicant to submit a sample of their journalism with their application.
- If applicants do not have a recent sample, the programme director will set you a written sports journalism task prior to proceeding to interview.
- When appropriate, applicants will be interviewed in person or via Skype.
International14550 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14550 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9750 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.