Data Journalism MA

Birmingham City University

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( 3.9) 1667 reviews


Course info

The MA in Data Journalism is an innovative course designed to give you the interactive storytelling skills needed to work within a growing number of jobs in the media and beyond. The course includes partnerships with The Telegraph, Haymarket magazines, Reach newspapers (formerly Trinity Mirror) in the UK, La Nacion in Argentina and Convoca in Peru, as well as a number of other organisations covering broadcast, online and print data journalism, all of which are keen to bring in the skills that ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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124th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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91st
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
57th

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1 year

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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
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Student Reviewer
04 Dec 14

Media and Communication (Journalism) BA (Hons)

Great university, particularly its School of Media and Communications. It is ranked highly in the league tables for...

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,667 reviews

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Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

1 Curzon Street Birmingham
B4 7XG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.2 miles away

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