University of Westminster

Course Introduction

The course has a strong practical focus, and our teaching staff are highly experienced journalism professionals. You are expected to develop story ideas and contacts, and gather your own material for journalistic course work, finding stories which could be local, national or international. There's full training in using our up'to'date media resources ' software, cameras and recorders, newsrooms and studios.

Course Additional Entry

A first degree (equivalent to at least an Upper Second or a minimum GPA of 3.00) from a recognised university, and/or have relevant professional experience. Particular consideration will be given to mature applicants, especially those with media experience. All applicants are expected to have some form of previous media experience. If English is your second language you should have a score of at least 7.0 IELTS overall with a minimum 7.0 in writing and speaking. The TOEFL equivalent is 617 in the paper'based test and 105 in the TOEFL internet'based test, including at least 24 in writing and speaking.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £14,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,000  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £1,575  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £950  Credit module. First year home fees