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UCAS CODE: P301

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Merchiston Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    05-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Gain industry-relevant training on one of the UK's longest-running, most respected journalism courses, and prepare for a media career.Journalism at Edinburgh Napier University is one the most prestigious journalism degree courses available in Britain. We're the No. 6 journalism course in the UK, according to the Guardian University Awards 2017. Our course provides you with a critical understanding of the legal, political, economic and professional contexts of journalistic practice. You'll find yourself covering news from all walks of life – on live TV, radio or online news days.Our emphasis on employability means that you'll be taught by professional journalists about everyday life in the industry. And we'll introduce you to ways of gaining first-hand experiences in journalism –including work placements through our partnership with STV or other news organisations as well as a freelancer.We're committed to producing highly capable graduates with the strongest possible skillset. From the start, we treat you not just as a student, but as a working journalist, challenging you to produce work to industry standard so you can excel in a newsroom environment.Please visit our website for full course and module details.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 16,425per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

HND (BTEC) :

Pass HND in a relevant subject with Grade B at SCQF Level 8 in all graded units. Relevant HND subjects: Television Production, Advertising and Public Relations, Creative Industries: Television, Audio Visual Technology, Creative Industries: Media and Communication, Film.

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University information

Edinburgh Napier University

  • University League Table

    77th

  • Campus address

    Edinburgh Napier University, 219 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH14 1DJ, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    13th out of 97 13

  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    151 75%

    9th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    16th

    41
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.26 85%

    6th

    51

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