Research course

Journalism

Institution
University of Lincoln · Lincoln School of Journalism
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

A minimum 2:2 honours degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA by Research in Journalism is a programme of individual project research aimed at providing an introduction to a variety of research skills and competencies.

This Master’s programme gives you the ability to manage a complex research project of your choice, while demonstrating initiative and self-reliance in pursuing research goals.

Graduates may go on to further study at doctoral level and apply for a PhD within the School, which has an established, successful research environment.

Subject specialities include the media of diaspora, international (French, American, British and Commonwealth, Swedish) comparative, historical and literary perspectives, digital journalism, local journalism, class and gender, as well as documentary studies and freedom of expression.

Fees and funding

UK students
£2,250
International students
£7,800

As a University of Lincoln postgraduate student, you may be eligible to apply for one of our generous scholarship packages. For more information about postgraduate funding and scholarships, please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PhD

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Jane Chapman
Email
pgenquiries@lincoln.ac.uk
Phone
01522 886644