Taught course

International Sports Journalism

Institution
St Mary's University, Twickenham, London · St Mary's University, Twickenham, London
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A first degree with a minimum of a 2:2 (or equivalent) is required. Applicants with appropriate professional experience are also encouraged to apply.

Applicants should have a desire and capacity to study at postgraduate level for a career in broadcasting, journalism and communications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our master's degree in International Sports Journalism is distinctive in a number of respects; it's the world’s first International Sports Journalism master's degree that explores sport and communications in its international context.

The emphasis we place on globalisation in different regions and countries and the internationalisation of sports communications provides our students with a unique learning experience and will give them a head start in a demanding digital world.

We offer some of the best work experience opportunities in sports communications and boast one of the best teams of academics, sports journalists and communications professionals in the UK.

Underpinned by the academic theory of communications, we aim to develop graduates with critical awareness and practical journalism skills. The course is two thirds practical and one third theoretical. We collaborate with the sports communications industry on a regular basis to keep our curriculum and research up to date.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Daragh Minogue
Email
daragh.minogue@stmarys.ac.uk
Phone
020 8240 4111