Taught course

Journalism

Institution
Ulster University · School of Media, Film and Journalism
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

At least a 2.2 at degree level. Other professional experience will be considered .

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme provides comprehensive training in the skills needed to enter the journalism profession internationally and is accredited by the National Council for the Training of Journalists for print, online and broadcast journalism. It is also part of the Northern Ireland Media Academy. Past students have won top awards in Ireland and the UK and hold senior positions in news organisations. The course incorporates the NCTJ Diploma, which equips trainee journalists with the knowledge and skills for professional entry level journalism

Information for international students

English language requirements for international applicants
The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 7.0 . Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.

Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Maggie Swarbrick
Email
mm.swarbrick@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 28 7012 4277