Journalism

Ulster University - Coleraine

 

Course Name Journalism
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code 26517 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Application is through the University's online application system.
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Duration Attendance

Semesters 1 and 2; attendance can be 9-5 at least 3 days a week. Semester 3 is spent on placement, and completion of the dissertation.
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Entry Requirements Entry Requirements

At least a 2.2 at degree level. Other professional experience will be considered.

English Language Requirements

English language requirements for international applicants
The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 7.0 . Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.

Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.
Course Content

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NCTJ accredited Journalism course with a strong record of graduate employment in the news industry.

About

This programme provides comprehensive training in the skills needed to enter the journalism profession internationally and is a...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year one

Reporting in a Digital Age 1
This module introduces students to foundational skills in newsgathering and reporting, feature writing, research, and basic sub-editing and design using desktop publishing software. Students will produce a po...

Careers or Further Progression Career options

Print, online and broadcast journalism.
Further Enquiries Course Director: Ms Maggie Swarbrick
T:+44 (0)28 70124277
E: mm.swarbrick@ulster.ac.uk

Admissions Office
T:+44 (0)28 70123210
E: admissionsce@ulster.ac.uk

International Admissions Office
E: internationaladmissions@ulster.ac.uk
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