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International Journalism

Sheffield Hallam University

12 months
14895 GBP/year
9620 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Prepare for a career in the global journalism industry on this integrated International Journalism course from Sheffield Hallam University.


This course at Sheffield Hallam University will equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills you need for a career in global journalism. 

You'll gain sought-after expertise in print, broadcast, magazine and online reporting, and also focus on photography and visualisation. While doing so, you'll consider the contemporary issues that are faced by the global media.

Future careers

This International Journalism course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • print journalism
  • magazine journalism
  • sports journalism
  • online journalism
  • broadcast journalism (TV and radio)
  • public relations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues In Global Media  
  • Journalism Project / Dissertation  
  • Online Journalism  
  • Photography And Visualisation  
  • Writing For The Media  
  • Magazine Journalism

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally an honours degree (2.2 or above) or equivalent in any subject.
  • You may also be considered if you do not hold a degree but can provide evidence of relevant professional experience.

We encourage applications from UK and international candidates who:

  • have a diversity of backgrounds
  • are considering a career in journalism
  • show the required aptitude and potential

We base our selection criteria on your relevant experience and potential for development. Previous experience of journalism is preferable, but not necessary.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14895 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14895 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9620 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9620 GBP for the full programme 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.


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