Taught course

Journalism (War and International Human Rights)

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 practical and theoretical MA focuses on the study of war reporting, international human rights and the role of journalism in conflict resolution.

This course aims to offer a challenging postgraduate programme of study with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in print and online media, radio and TV. It is designed to provide a professional education in journalism, which allows you the chance to develop the practical and intellectual skills necessary for careers in the media.

The course is designed to appeal to those who are concerned with human rights and issues relating to war and peace, and who are looking for the opportunity to develop the journalistic skills necessary to communicate this to a wider public.

You will have the opportunity to undertake the academic analysis of a range of critical approaches to the study of war and the media, journalism and conflict resolution and journalism and international human rights. Your final project provides the chance to focus on a specific area in the field of journalism, war and international human rights.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Sanem Sahin
Email
ssahin@lincoln.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1522 886132