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Sports Journalism

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

12 months
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14550 GBP/year
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About

Sports Journalism from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London is ideal for students that have a passion for sport and want to become journalists and need to acquire the skills and knowledge employers are looking for today. 

Overview

Sports Journalism from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London offers one of the best routes into the industry. We will train you to become a journalist for the digital age covering everything from the traditional match report to the latest skills in multimedia journalism. Our graduates work in every sector of the industry.

Our comprehensive training programme is taught in partnership with award winning journalists who can give you the head start you need.

Students at Sports Journalism from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London will:

  • benefit from the opportunity to acquire the NCTJ Diploma in Journalism in addition to a Master's degree
  • be taught by award winning journalists, broadcasters and academics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Skills in Journalism 
  • Critical Issues in Sports Journalism 
  • Digital Sports Journalism 
  • Media Law 
  • Public Affairs 
  • Reporting and News Writing 
  • Sports Journalism 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We normally require a good degree in any discipline 2:1
  • In exceptional circumstances, we may accept a student without such a qualification if they demonstrate an aptitude and commitment to sport and/or journalism.
  • All candidates selected for interview will be asked to submitted samples of their journalism and sit a short one-hour entrance test. 

  • The entrance test assesses your media skills, creativity, sporting knowledge, sub-editing and writing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14550 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9750 GBP per year during 12 months.

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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