City University London

Course Introduction

This course in which you will develop skills in journalism and thinking about journalism in a global context. You will learn how to gather and report in various styles and modes for a range of media (print, broadcast, online). You will also explore the contemporary global domain of journalism. The course attracts students from all over the world who will become your future professional network.

Course Modules

Core modules: Production; ethics, rules and standards; global journalism; journalistic storytelling; international news; international online journalism; final/ dissertation project. Elective modules: lifestyle specialism; international correspondence specialism; arts and culture specialism; humanitarian reporting specialism; finance and business specialism; sports specialism; political reporting specialism; entertainment specialism; reporting middle east; security and crime specialism; investigative reporting specialism; print journalism; broadcast journalism.

Course Additional Entry

A degree or equivalent qualification; applicants must be prepared to give evidence of commitment to a career in journalism; applications from mature students are invited, including those with professional journalistic experience, and those whose qualifications differ from the usual entrance requirements.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £19,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,875  Academic year. First year home fees