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Postgraduate Journalism in Scotland

8 degrees at 7 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: £8,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

  • Practical News Journalism- Core
  • Media, Communications and Journalism: Criticism and Theory- Core
  • Methods of Social Research- Core
  • Researching Audiences and the Media- Core
  • Dissertation
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International Journalism for Media Professionals MA

International Journalism for Media Professionals MA

This innovative distance learning degree is designed to reflect current developments in the media industry worldwide. If you’re a journalist or work in the communications and media sector, this course...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree

Journalism MA

Journalism MA

This course offers a dynamic, practice-focused multimedia programme closely linked to industry. We combine traditional methods with new and developing technologies to train you in multimedia journalism. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £7,125 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,125 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Digital Journalism MLitt/PgDip

Digital Journalism MLitt/PgDip

Why this course? Traditional news outlets are moving towards online products at an accelerated pace. Digital technology is profoundly changing journalism, with innovations like hyperlocal news and mobile...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree

Modules

Multimedia Journalism MA

Multimedia Journalism MA

The MA Multimedia Journalism includes all the key skills and knowledge you will need to begin a career in journalism. You are guided by a journalist lecturer advisor in seeking and obtaining not less...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,460 per year (UK/EU)

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 year Full time degree: £5,500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Journalism MSc

International Journalism MSc

The course is provided by our Division of Communications, Media and Culture, which has a strong international profile, and builds on our existing strengths in teaching and research. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 27 months Part time degree

Modules

Broadcast Journalism MA

Broadcast Journalism MA

The course is accredited by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council, which represents the broadcast industry including the BBC, ITN, Channel 4 and Global Radio. Our accredited MA Broadcast Journalism...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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