Taught course

Journalism: News/Broadcast/Sport

University of Salford · School of Arts and Media

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Entry requirements

A good honours degree or graduate diploma.

Months of entry


Course content

This course has been designed to help you find challenging and rewarding work in journalism.

During your time with us, you will learn the skills that you will need to become an incisive and thoughtful journalist.

As well as a general professional grounding in journalism, you will also be able to specialise in your second semester in print and online journalism, broadcast journalism or sports journalism, depending on which pathway you choose.

Upon graduation, you will receive a degree and have had the opportunity to achieve the NCTJ Diploma, both of which are important if you want to find work in the UK news industry.

Information for international students

English language requirements - IELTS of 7.0 with a written element of 8.0 (with no less than 6.0 in any band).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 295 4545