University of Limerick


Course Name Journalism
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 33172 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MA
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Qualification transcripts and certificates

A copy of your birth certificate or passport

Supporting statement


If your qualifications have been obtained in a country where English is an official language this will suffice

If this is not available, the following additional documents must be provided:

• English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
• English language competency certificate
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Duration 1 Year Full-Time Or 2 Years Part-Time.
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Entry Requirements Applicants for the MA should normally possess a primary degree in any discipline with at least Second Class Honours Grade 2 (Primary degree: Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland). Applicants should have a high standard of written English. No previous experience in journalism is necessary. However, applicants who have had articles published, or experience in broadcasting should include this in the application.
Course Content

Expand+Incorporating MA in Journalism, Sport pathway (New)

The MA in Journalism aims to equip graduates with the high-level research skills essential to all kinds of journalism, a solid appreciation of the ethical and legal issues in the profession and a...

Subjects Taught

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Autumn Semester
• Journalistic Writing for News
• Professional Skills for Journalism and Team Project
• Introduction to Radio Journalism
• Media Law

Spring Semester
• Advanced Journalistic Writing (News and...

Further Enquiries Fergal Quinn
Tel: +353 (0) 61 233670
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