Taught course

Journalism

Institution
University of Lincoln · Lincoln School of Journalism
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

First or second class honours degree or equivalent professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This degree aims to provide the professional and practical training needed for a career in the exciting world of journalism. It also offers an academically rigorous approach to critical analysis of the subject.

You have the opportunity to be taught the art of journalism from a hands-on, multiplatform perspective, with the chance to specialise in the medium of your choice.

You may also have the opportunity to hear from top names in the journalism industry – previous guest speakers include internationally renowned journalist John Pilger, BBC Director of London 2012 Roger Mosey and Head of Channel 4 News Dorothy Byrne.

The School of English & Journalism maintains close working relationships with the BBC and Lincoln’s award-winning newspaper, the Lincolnshire Echo. On campus, there are opportunities to gain experience in community radio, a multiplatform website, student newspapers, television and magazines.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Gary Stevens
Email
gstevens@lincoln.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1522 886339