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Journalism 

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
13250 GBP/year
9750 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Journalism from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) aim to produce graduates with skills and understanding suitable for entry level posts in all aspects of multi-media journalism content production including print, broadcast and web media. 

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Overview

You will develop storytelling skills and learn how to make intelligent and surprising programmes that will captivate and engage audiences in a highly competitive broadcast landscape. You have a rare and unique opportunity to be matched with a BBC mentor who, alongside your tutor, will guide you through the production of a final major project.

You will study in a highly professional and creative environment with access to state-of-the-art, industry-standard facilities with a rolling programme of guest lecturers, industry speakers and live collaborative projects which under-pin the real-world knowledge and entrepreneurial skills required to succeed in your career. 

The Journalism from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)  is based at Bower Ashton Campus, part of City Campus, where exceptional facilities and resources include state-of-the-art digital media, production and fabrication workshops offer a combination of traditional tools and the latest technology.

Careers / Further study

This popular practice-based postgraduate course offers graduates a pathway into a variety of careers in the mainstream print and broadcast media, in publishing, media production, public relations and marketing, and among non-governmental organisations.

The course encourages an entrepreneurial approach which opens the way to self-start media ventures and develops a range of skills appropriate to a number of careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Journalism Writing 
  • Investigative Journalism
  • Media Law and Ethics 
  • Multi-media Journalism
  • Production portfolio  

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We are looking for highly motivated, creative students who are passionate about telling stories. Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in an art or media related subject area or equivalent, or relevant professional experience.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to an interview, where you will be expected to talk about your previous work (from audio, film, design, photography, writing, digital media, etc.) and discuss the ideas you have for the stories you want to tell. Skype or telephone interviews will be arranged for international applicants.
  • We accept applications throughout the year but if you are working to a funding deadline, you should build this into your application process. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13250 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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