12 months
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22100 GBP/year
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About

Our Global Journalism students at University of Sheffield see journalism’s bigger picture: freedom of expression, ‘fake news’, media ethics and globalisation, as well as digital reporting techniques. That’s why they become great journalists, communications experts and media researchers. 

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Overview

This far-reaching Global Journalism degree from University of Sheffield combines research on media practice and freedom around the world with some practical newswriting experience and events. 

Join up and you’ll look at journalism within the context of globalisation, comparing and contrasting media practice around the world, immersed in vital discussions around the relationship between media, society and government – at a hugely critical moment for freedom of expression. 

Key Features  

  • Our annual International Journalism Week is a focal point, with high-level discussions led by media professionals, researchers and campaigners from around the world.

Programme Structure

Core modules

  • Digital Journalism for a Global Society
  • Writing for the Media
  • Research Portfolio
  • Journalism, Globalisation and Development 
  • Journalism in Britain  
  • Media Freedom: European, UK and US Perspectives
  • Radio and NGO Communication in Conflict-Affected Areas

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 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

  • A 2:1 undergraduate degree (we will consider a 2:2 if we are sufficiently impressed by your potential) 
  • An alternative qualification approved by the University as degree equivalent
  • Substantial previous work experience in a media-related role

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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