Entry requirements

You should have an upper second class honours degree in any subject or the equivalent from an international institution, You should also have had a minimum of four weeks' work experience in magazines or newspapers, The MA in Magazine Journalism focuses primarily on journalism in the UK. Applicants from outside the UK are encouraged to apply for the MA International Journalism: Other Suitable Qualifications: Consideration will be given to mature applicants who can demonstrate substantial work experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

City's Magazine Journalism MA course prepares you for a first job in magazine journalism. The course is accredited by the Periodicals Training Council (PTC).
You'll learn the essential skills of reporting, feature writing, subbing, interviewing, researching, and design and layout. You'll produce print and online magazines, and complete at least seven weeks' work experience.

Information for international students

This course focuses primarily on journalism in the UK. Applicants from outside the UK are encouraged to apply for the MA in International Journalism.

Fees and funding

Full-time EU: £9,000, Full-time Non EU: £18,000
Bursaries: The Stationers' Foundation University Bursary Scheme, NUJ (George Viner Memorial Fund), Postgrad Solutions, The Print Futures Award

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
10 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations10
Written coursework / continuous assessment60
Dissertation30

Course contact details

Name
Rachel West
Email
Rachel.West.1@city.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7040 3319
Fax
+44 (0)20 7040 8887