Taught course

Sports Journalism

Sheffield Hallam University · Communication, Media and Journalism

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Entry requirements

Normally an honours degree (2.2 or above) or equivalent in any subject.

You may also be considered if you do not hold a degree but can provide evidence of relevant professional experience.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course aims to provide you with the professional skills and knowledge required for a career in sports journalism and sports media.

You will learn how to research, write and present sports-based news, commentary and features to a high standard across print, online and broadcast platforms.

You will also develop an understanding of sports media and the ethical, legal and regulatory context in which sports journalists work.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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