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Postgraduate Journalism in Scotland

7 degrees at 6 universities in Scotland.

Postgraduate Journalism in Scotland

Journalism is an exciting, diverse and competitive career. Why not get the edge over other graduates pursuing jobs with an MA or Postgrad Diploma in the subject?

 

Courses cover TV, RadioBroadcastMagazine, or Newspaper, and there is even a photojournalism course at the University of the Arts, London. Courses have now been created with particular areas of journalism in mind, for example; Science JournalismSports Journalism, Financial JournalismInvestigative Journalism and International Journalism .

 

An emerging area is Online Journalism; most employers look for online skills, so a course that includes this may be helpful, additionally there are now dedicated online and Interactive journalism courses which will prepare you for the growing demand for online content producers and social media managers. Interactive journalism will give you the skills to work effectively and creatively with data and produce visual stories, using infographics and other means - an increasingly common practice amongst news sites, blogs and social media.

Media, Communications and International Journalism MSc

Media, Communications and International Journalism MSc

This programme combines the latest in media, communications and audience theory, and research methodologies with the production and editorial skills that are required of the modern journalist. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

  • Researching Audiences and Media Representations (20 Credits) - Core
  • Producing News (20 Credits) - Core
  • Methods of Social Research (20 Credits) - Core
  • Media, Communications and Journalism: Criticism and Theory (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation
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Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism

This course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills to produce multimedia news and features. You’ll learn how to devise, launch, produce and market an online publication. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £7,100 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism

This course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills to produce multimedia news and features. You’ll learn how to devise, launch, produce and market an online publication. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 9 months Full time degree
  • 21 months Part time degree

Modules

MA Journalism

MA Journalism

We equip graduates with the expertise to work across journalistic platforms to meet the demands of a multimedia industry Overview This course offers a dynamic, practice-focused multimedia programme...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,410 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Journalism MSc

Journalism MSc

This highly practical course focuses on the study of multimedia journalism. It has been designed to develop your critical understanding of the profession and an overview of the practices and concepts of journalism. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MSc International Journalism

MSc International Journalism

Overview Our Masters course in International Journalism introduces students from a wide range of academic and professional backgrounds to the theory and practice of journalism in a global context. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 27 months Part time degree: £7,700 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £7,700 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Broadcast Journalism MA

Broadcast Journalism MA

OVERVIEW Our accredited MA Broadcast Journalism course will equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge, understanding and other attributes expected of professional broadcast journalists at the start...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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