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Journalism /Journalism (Sport) BA (Hons)

University of the West of Scotland

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UCAS CODE: P500

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Ayr Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This 4-year Honours programme will prepare you intellectually and practically for success in the dynamic, competitive, multi-platform world of journalism – with the opportunity to specialise in Sports Journalism or pursue a broader Journalism curriculum.The programme underpins practical production and broadcasting skills with theoretical insight into ethical and effective journalistic practice. You will learn general reporting, interviewing and writing skills to prepare you for the demands of the multi-platform news environment, and build your knowledge of national and local government, international relations, and civil and criminal law relating to the media.This programme is delivered by academics with a wealth of professional experience and has strong input from the sector.Accreditation is being sought for the programme from the Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC).

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,000per year

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University information

University of the West of Scotland

  • University League Table

    109th

  • Campus address

    University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, High Street, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2BE, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    69th out of 97 13

    67th out of 84 9

  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    123 61%

    37th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55 55%

    71st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.74 75%

    88th

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    127 63%

    41st

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    63 63%

    64th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.88 78%

    71st

    19

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