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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Leicester Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Taught by award-winning professionals from within the industry, Journalism BA (Hons) at De Montfort University will support you to learn about how to become a successful journalist within a specialised area. The Joint Honours course allows you to combine two subject areas, in order to expand your knowledge of another specialist subject alongside Journalism. The course will develop your understanding of the industry as well as developing your writing skills and techniques in order to become a successful Journalist within a specific field. As part of this course you will have the opportunity to contribute work to our student-led award-winning Demon Media, giving you the a platform to develop your work experience through The Demon newspaper, Demon FM community radio station, Demon TV and The Demon website. 88.9% of our Journalism (Joint Honours) graduates from summer 2017 are in work or further study after graduating according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2016-17 report.We offer the following Joints with the Journalism course: Journalism and Creative Writing: WP85 Journalism and English: PQ53 Journalism and English Language: QP35 Journalism and Film Studies: PP35 Journalism and History: PV51 Journalism and International Relations: LP25 Journalism and Media: PPH5 Journalism and Politics: LPF5

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 13,750per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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UCAS Points : 104

from at least 2 A-Levels Five GCSEs A*-C (9-4) including English Language or Literature or equivalent.


University information

De Montfort University

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  • Campus address

    De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, England

Enthusiastic, dedicated lecturers who have excelled in achieving National Teaching Fellowship awards.
A fully transformed campus based in the heart of the welcoming and multicultural city of Leicester, renowned for its diversity and culture.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    29th out of 97 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    104 51%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%



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